Oakland Officials Vote Unanimously To Ban Shipment Of CoalOakland city officials unanimously voted to ban the shipment of coal, sidelining a plan to transport Utah coal to Asia through a proposed marine terminal on an old army base.
Mayor Wants To Ban Coal Shipments In OaklandHours before a key city council vote, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf unveiled an amendment to the city code Monday that would ban the rail transportation of coal within the city limits
Proposed Oakland Coal Depot Racing Against The ClockState Senator Loni Hancock says the clock is ticking on a proposed coal depot that would bring in coal by rail from Utah to Oakland.
Utah Lawmakers Push For Coal Railroad Terminal In OaklandA plan to export coal through a proposed new shipping terminal in Oakland got a financial boost Tuesday: Lawmakers in Utah are fast tracking a bill that would close a funding gap for the project.
Residents Protest Plan For Coal Train From Utah To West OaklandResidents lined up at Oakland City Hall Tuesday to rail against a plan to export 3 million tons of coal a year from Utah to an export terminal in West Oakland.
Solar, Wind Power Reaching Tipping Point In U.S., Driving Fossil Fuel Prices HigherEnergy producers are faced with higher coal and gas costs while wind and solar look more appealing.
Oakland Residents Weigh In On Proposed Coal Train TerminalHundreds gathered in Monday night to weigh in on a plan to ship millions of tons of coal through Oakland, a plan that was exposed in a KPIX 5 investigation earlier this year.
Plan To Send Coal Through Oakland Met With ProtestsHundreds gathered in Oakland Tuesday evening to protest a plan to bring millions of tons of coal through the Bay Area.
Public Will Weigh In On Bringing Millions Of Tons Of Coal To Bay AreaThe public will soon get a chance to weigh in on what, until now, has been a hush-hush plan to bring millions of tons of coal into the Bay Area.
Oakland May Be Backpedaling On Keeping Coal Facility OutFor decades, Margaret Gordon has fought to protect her West Oakland community from the health hazards of living next to a major port. Now, the longtime neighborhood activist fears years of progress will be wiped out by a plan to export millions of tons of coal through a new waterfront terminal.
Billion Dollar Project Will Bring Millions Of Tons Of Coal To Area Next To Bay Bridge Toll Plaza
SFSU Votes To Divest From Coal, Tar Sands CompaniesSan Francisco State University has voted to stop investing its endowment in coal and tar sands companies, joining a growing list of universities that have decided to stop investing in fossil fuels.