oil refineries

Ag News: Refinery Exemptions
Registered voters oppose the Trump administration’s exemption for oil refineries from renewable fuel blending obligations by a margin of nearly two to one.
Whatcom County Extends Moratorium on Crude Oil Exports
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The Whatcom County Council has extended for six months a moratorium on shipments of unrefined fossil fuels out of the Cherry Point area.
The county voted 6 to 1 Monday night to temporarily prohibit new permit applications for facilities that ship crude oil and other unr…
Hundreds to Protest at 2 Oil Refineries Near Anacortes
SEATTLE (AP) — Hundreds of people are gathering at the site of two oil refineries near Anacortes to call for action on climate change.
The three-day event begins Friday and includes protesters in kayaks, community workshops and a three-mile march along the shores of Fidalgo Bay in front of the …