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Communities in Action



“This report flies in the face of mountains of evidence revealing systemic failures to comply with both federal minimum safety standards and barely even considers the higher standards that the Vermont Certificate of Public Good ..


On January 25th 2017, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued a certificate of public necessity and convenience for Spectra’s Atlantic Bridge pipeline expansion project. This project included a compressor station in Weymouth, Massachusetts. Since it ..


Michele Marantz had been preparing to get arrested in an act of civil disobedience to stop the Keystone XL pipeline when the project was first called off in 2015. She didn’t know then that the ..