Federal Gov’t rejects Broadwater’s plan for LNG terminal on LI Sound

April 13, 2009 at 1:14 pm Leave a comment

(excerpt from) Newsday
Feds reject Broadwater’s plan for Sound
By Tom Incantalupo / April 13, 2009

Broadwater opponents won a major victory Monday when the U.S. Department of Commerce upheld New York’s rejection of the proposed Broadwater liquid natural gas terminal on environmental grounds…—

PeaceSmiths, Inc. has supported the Anti-Broadwater Coalition with a link to their site. And, we have done some coverage of the issue here:

https://peacesmiths.wordpress.com/2008/06/09/news-about-the-broadwater-project-proposed-floating-fuel-facility/

https://peacesmiths.wordpress.com/2008/03/25/stop-broadwater-call-governor-paterson/

While PeaceSmiths awaits the next move of the Broadwater people, and the Anti-Broadwater coalition, we are also keeping our eye on stopping the other Liquid Natural Gas terminal/floating barge proposed for Long Island. It is dubbed “Insanity Island” and proposed for Long Beach in Nassau County:

https://peacesmiths.wordpress.com/2009/01/28/thursday-jan-29th-stop-big-lng-project-off-long-island-coast/

PeaceSmiths, Inc. supports renewable energy such as wind and solar. We oppose nuclear, and we oppose the creation of large-scale projects that pose dramatic threats to the environment.

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