Good Shipping News for Spring 2015

Here are some recent headlines that make Safe Shippers very happy.


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 Norway’s sovereign wealth fund will sell off its coal assets

Business Insider. May 28, 2015



Image source: Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Tsleil-Waututh First Nation rejects Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion

Vancouver Observer. May 27, 2015


Hometown environmental advocate takes plunge into Seattle port commission race

The Journal of the San Juan Islands. May 27, 2015


Burnaby Mayor ready to lie down in front of bulldozers to stop Kinder Morgan pipeline

National Observer. May 22, 2015


Judge grants county’s motion to dismiss Shell lawsuit; EIS to continue as planned

Skagit Valley Herald. May 21, 2015


Leftist Party’s Win in Alberta May Affect Future of Oil Sands

The New York Times. May 6, 2015


Swinomish tribe sues to block Bakken oil trains

The Seattle Times. April 7, 2015


Fourth baby orca born this season

CNN. March 31, 2015