Groups Condemn Federal Ruling on Cove Point LNG Export Facility

EXCERPT: The Dominion Cove Point project would take gas from fracking wells across Appalachia and liquefy it along the shore of the Chesapeake Bay for export to Asia. The project would be the first LNG export facility … [Read more...]

‘Stop Cove Point’ coalition collects more than 150,000 public comments

EXCERPT: The backlash to a proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility at Cove Point in southern Maryland reached new levels today, as a coalition of national, regional and community-based groups together … [Read more...]

Groups Slam Federal Regulators Over Flawed Environmental Review of Cove Point LNG Export Facility

Highly controversial LNG export project would hike energy costs, threaten public safety, speed fracking and climate change, and harm the Chesapeake Bay. May 15, 2014 By Kelly Trout NEWS … [Read more...]

Cove Point: Disobedience and record crowds as movement rises

I’m writing today with some truly inspiring updates on the grassroots movement rising up all across Maryland to stop Dominion’s Cove Point fracked gas export plan. (And a few new action opportunities, so make sure to … [Read more...]

We Need a Surgeon General’s Report for Fracked Gas Exports at Cove Point

Fifty years ago the US Surgeon General’s report on cigarettes and lung cancer changed America forever. Before the report, Americans generally thought smoking was okay – maybe even good for us given ads like, “More … [Read more...]

Protesters Decry Cove Point

A boisterous, determined, chanting, sign-waving crowd of at least 700 people from across the state and beyond converged on sunny Baltimore today to say that Dominion Resources’ planned Cove Point export facility for … [Read more...]

Whose job is it?

Ann Nau, Myersville mother and compressor station opponent, recently pleaded with state officials to deny the air quality permit needed to proceed with the project. “I live here. My daughter lives here,” she said, … [Read more...]