Diesel particulate matter and coal dust from trains in the Columbia River Gorge, Washington State, USA

Eric Shew

According to a report released by the University of Washington in October 2015 and published in Atmospheric Pollution Research, pollution from coal trains is nearly double that of freight trains. Researchers led by Dr. Dan Jaffe used video cameras to identify train type and speed coinciding with emission spikes. According to the study, one in every 20 coal trains in …

Scoping Comment Card

Allison Roberts

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Coal Shipping: The Facts about Kinder Morgan

Allison Roberts

Examination of coal shipper Kinder Morgan track record of pollution, law-breaking, and cover-ups.  Version 1.0.0  18 View(s)  1.98 MBDownload

Coal Shipping: The Northwest’s Pipeline on Rails

Allison Roberts

A comprehensive, region-wide review of all 10 oil-by-rail projects planned in the Pacific Northwest.  Includes: railway volume increase, spillage risks, federal regulations, tar sands transport and  risk to waterways and coast.      Version 1.0.0  11 View(s)  0.18 KBDownload