Press Releases

| Press Releases

Louisiana’s Troubled Petrochemical Industry: 166 Accidents in January, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                      

February 22, 2017

Contact:
Anne Rolfes, Louisiana Bucket Brigade, 504-452-4909, anne@labucketbrigade.org


| Press Releases

NEW REPORT: 69 Accidents by Bayou Bridge Company ETP

NEW REPORT: Energy Transfer Partners had 69 Accidents in Two Years


| Press Releases

Louisiana Pipelines Falling Apart = 144 Accidents in 2016

Corrosion and Leaks the Cause of Nearly Half of All Accidents


| Press Releases

Feds Block Offshore Arctic Drilling, Allow New Oil and Gas Leases in Gulf

Step Forward, But Five-Year Plan Fails to Safeguard Against Trump-fueled Climate Change


| Press Releases

78 Accident Reports in Two Weeks

Reports to federal government show maintenance problems 


| Press Releases

Bayou Bridge Pipeline: Request for Public Hearing

On behalf of the Gulf Restoration Network, the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, the Sierra Club Delta Chapter, Bold Louisiana, the Bucket Brigade, and the Town of Henderson (collectively “Citizens”), this letter serves as an official request for a public hearing on the Bayou Bridge Pipeline, LLC, application for a Clean Water Act Section 404 permit and Section 401 state water quality certification as well as a Rivers and Harbors Act Section 10 permit to build a 162-mile pipeline through wetlands in eleven Louisiana parishes.


| Press Releases

Gulf Protectors Descend on Federal Building in a Day of Action for End to New Oil Leasing in Gulf of Mexico

Gulf residents urged President Obama today to burnish his climate legacy and cancel oil drilling leases in the Gulf of Mexico.


| Press Releases

Free Speech Radio News: Oil industry has more than 30 accidents a week in and off the coast of Louisiana; data analysis

A coalition of groups calling for a moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico released research today after reviewing the frequency of accidents in the oil industry – at least those that get reported.


| Press Releases

Facing South: The accident-prone oil industry is a chronic threat to the Gulf Coast's environmental health

This week an alliance of environmental groups released data they collected over a three-week period from Sept. 15 to Oct. 6 documenting oil industry accidents in Louisiana.


Pages

Subscribe to Press Releases

LABB Text Alerts





News Archive

Press Release Archive

Blog Archive

Contact Us

Louisiana Bucket Brigade
2803 Saint Phillip Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

 (504) 484-3433
 (504) 324-0332
 info (@) labucketbrigade.org