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April 22, 2020

Of the two candidates remaining in the Texas Senate District 27 primary race, only one is opposed to the proposed Port of Brownsville LNG export terminals. Sara Stapleton Barrera recognizes the danger the massive industrial facilities pose to the local economy and community health, while incumbent Senator Eddie Lucio Jr. has accepted campaign contributions from a...

October 14, 2019

Even before federal approval or a shovel hitting the ground, the only benefit of LNG industrialization at the Port of Brownsville has dried up because of tax giveaways. The County is now scrambling for money for much needed projects. In a perplexing move, Cameron County is asking the most vulnerable people to vote to increase their taxes to fund needs that could...

September 24, 2019

Cameron county is asking for more money from residents while at the same time considering a tax break deal for the proposed Annova LNG export terminal, which is a project owned by billion-dollar corporation Exelon and that would pollute the Valley.    

Last month, dozens of people packed the Cameron County meeting to voice opposition against the handout...

June 25, 2019

On June 21, 2019, an anonymous letter was submitted and published on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission website attempting to air out Next Decade's dirty laundry. In this letter, it specifically states that Next Decade's (Rio Grande LNG's parent company) senior management Matt Schatzman and Krysta De Lima directed employees to keep designs and plans for Rio...

April 24, 2019

As the FERC process nears and end this summer for Texas LNG, Annova LNG, and Rio Grande LNG, the Laguna Madre cities a

re continuing to oppose LNG.

South Padre Island picked back up their cause against LNG and are prepping to take action through FERC and TCEQ. Port Isabel is planning to contest the TCEQ air permit for Texas LNG of which the deadline is April 2...

April 19, 2019

An environmental candidate forum was held on April 9th for Mayoral candidates and At-Large A candidates. The forum was hosted by Citizens Against Voter Abuse, Lower Rio Grande Valley Sierra Club, Awesome Women in Action, and Save RGV From LNG. Candidates weighed in on topics of LNG, green spaces, PUB Tanaska fiasco, and more.

Click here to watch the candidate foru...

April 12, 2019

What has NextDecade been up to?

I'll be focusing here on NextDecade and its many projects (Rio Grande LNG, Rio Bravo Pipeline, Galveston Bay LNG & Pipeline Header System, and its Inisfree FSRU deal with the Irish Port of Cork).  It wants to make everyone believe all its projects are done deals.  Texas LNG and Annova LNG also want everyone to believe their projects...

April 11, 2019

February 12, 2019: Is the site location a nail in the coffin for Texas LNG? FERC notified Texas LNG of an adverse effect on archaeological site 41CF8 (Garcia Pasture Site). This site was originally located in 1917 by local collector A.E. Anderson. It was investigated in 1970 by the Texas State Historical Survey Committee (Prewitt 1974). The Garcia Pasture Site wa...

December 20, 2016

Spectra’s proposed 42-inch natural gas Valley Crossing pipeline (VCPL) would slice through South Texas farms, communities and natural areas for 140 miles, negatively affecting landowners and causing environmental damage in Nueces, Kleberg, Kenedy, Willacy, and Cameron Counties (see complete notice and map file). The gas it transports would not be used domesticall...

October 20, 2016

BROWNSVILLE, TX -- On Wednesday afternoon, community members from Save RGV from LNG  voiced strong opposition over the Brownsville Navigation District’s Board of Commissioners vote to allow a lease extension option for Texas LNG and for negotiations to begin to lease 40 acres for a pipeline compressor station for the proposed Valley Crossing Pipeline to be operat...

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