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Jordan Cove LNG project officially dead – now onward to renewables

Jordan Cove LNG project officially dead – now onward to renewables

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an Order on December 9, 2016 that denied the Jordan Cove LNG Project a Rehearing of FERC’s March 11, 2016 Order that had denied the project a FERC Certificate. The December 9, 2016 FERC Order upheld the earlier March 11th FERC Order that found the “Pacific Connector failed to demonstrate […]

Jordan Cove LNG remains denied while FERC considers rehearing requests

Jordan Cove LNG remains denied while FERC considers rehearing requests

On May 9, 2016 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an Order stating they needed more time to decide whether or not they would consider Jordan Cove and Wyoming’s Rehearing Requests, submitted to the FERC on April 8th and 11th.  The FERC Order is a commonly used extension and does not offer any new hope for […]

FERC releases FEIS for Jordan Cove as market analysis dooms project

FERC releases FEIS for Jordan Cove as market analysis dooms project

On September 30, 2015 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Jordan Cove / Pacific Connector Project. ——————————————————- Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Jordan Cove Energy and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline Project under CP13-483 et al.  – September 2015. You can view the issuance at: http://elibrary.FERC.gov/idmws/file_list.asp?accession_num=20150930-4002 ——————————————————- The […]

Plenty of reasons to say NO to Veresen’s Jordan Cove LNG Export Project

Plenty of reasons to say NO to Veresen’s Jordan Cove LNG Export Project

It has been ten long years since Jordan Cove first came on the scene with the insane idea of placing an LNG terminal in the narrow Coos Bay Harbor.  With no actual cleared permits to date, and currently three land use appeals still in the works, we await the release of the FERC Draft Environmental […]

What part of “No New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure” do our Leaders not understand?

What part of “No New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure” do our Leaders not understand?

* Now is the time for a 100% Renewable Energy Policy * www.go100percent.org/   Several important events occurred this last week…   1) The People’s March for Climate Action occurred on Sunday, September 21, 2014.  Over 400,000 people attended the largest march in history on climate change in New York City with 2,646 events occurring […]

Jordan Cove South Dunes Power Plant Update and Other LNG News and Information

Jordan Cove South Dunes Power Plant Update and Other LNG News and Information

              The North Bend Southwest Oregon Regional Airport North/South runway is directly across (less than a mile) from the proposed Jordan Cove South Dunes Power Plant and Gas Liquefaction Facility…yet local public officials have expressed no concerns whatsoever….   ——————————————————————————- NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Jordan Cove South Dunes Power Plant & Gas […]

FERC Issues Formal Notice of Jordan Cove Energy Project’s Application Filing

FERC Issues Formal Notice of Jordan Cove Energy Project’s Application Filing

  ————————————————————–   JORDAN COVE LNG EXPORT PROJECT UPDATE   ————————————————————–   FERC has issued their Formal Notice of Jordan Cove Energy Project, L.P.’s 5/21/13 filing of an application seeking authorization to site, construct and operate a natural gas liquefaction and liquefied natural gas export facility, etc. under CP13-483 et al.   Citizens have until […]

Thousands File Comments Opposing DOE 2012 LNG Export Study and Other LNG News

Thousands File Comments Opposing DOE 2012 LNG Export Study and Other LNG News

 “We abuse the land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us.  When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.” – Aldo Leopold   Below Find:   * An update on the Jordan Cove South Dunes Power Plant Land Use […]

FERC Scoping Round 2 is a Success but Wind Turbines take a hit in Coos Bay

FERC Scoping Round 2 is a Success but Wind Turbines take a hit in Coos Bay

  * Citizens request that FERC address a wide vareity of issues in Round 2 of Scoping Hearings on proposed Jordan Cove / Pacific Connector LNG Export Project.   * Coos Bay Planning Commission recommends Wind Turbine Moratorium in the City of Coos Bay continue.   * Oregon Department of Energy Extends Comment Deadline for the South Dunes Power Plant NOI. […]

Debating Our Energy Future and Other Important Updates – Sept 27, 2012

Debating Our Energy Future and Other Important Updates – Sept 27, 2012

Doing the Right Thing with Energy…   “It is only a matter of political will….. nothing else….” – Herman Scheer [Herman Scheer believed that the continuation of current patterns of energy supply and use will be environmentally damaging, with renewable energy being the only realistic alternative. The main obstacle to such a change was seen to be […]

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