LNG Terminal at Long Beach

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Tomorrow, the Long Beach City Council is scheduled to decide if a liquefied natural gas terminal at the Port of Long Beach is a good idea after all. Every day, three tankers the length of three football fields would discharge LNG at the facility. Environmentalists are opposing the LNG terminal, but they're not alone. Even a business-friendly city councilman wants to cut off talks with a Japanese importer, claiming a massive terminal would create the risk of a conflagration in the refurbished downtown. What's the increased risk to people in one of California's most heavily industrialized cities? We hear both sides, in a conversation with Councilman Frank Colonna and Seiichi Tsurumi of Sound Energy Solutions, the Mitsubishi-ConocoPhillips subsidiary that is developing the project.
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US Supreme Court on Gonzales v Raich

Lockyer's statement on today's Supreme Court ruling

Long Beach LNG Project

Port of Long Beach

LB City Council, June 7 agenda

Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights on ad




Warren Olney


Frances Anderton