Alachua County, New Jersey legislators, WWALS, and the U.S. House of Representatives oppose this PHMSA LNG-by-rail exception, and you can, too.
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PHMSA proposes to authorize LNG in ordinary cryogenic rail cars,
in an exception for a subsidiary of the company that owns Hialeah LNG
and already sends LNG in containers by rail for export.
“In most cases, ETS would expect that the ultimate end-users of this LNG will be foreign generators of power for residential, commercial and industrial purposes,”
says the Draft Environmental Assessment.
Why should we risk our homes, schools, businesses, hospitals, etc. for private export profit from New Fortress Energy’s Hialeah LNG plant near Miami?
Or for a liquefaction plant in Pennsylvania or New Jersey?
PHMSA posted this extension request on June 3rd, and the deadline for comment is this Monday, July 8, 2019.
WWALS signed onto an extension request by Physicians for Social Responsibility.
You can still send in a copy of that request or other comments by Monday.
WWALS will be filing another comment letter, as well.
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