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Washington state wins another round in battle to stop Millennium coal export terminal

S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): Washington state and environmental groups scored a win in their fight against a West Coast coal export terminal April 1 when a federal district judge dismissed a foreign affairs doctrine claim brought by BNSF Railway Co. Lighthouse Resources Inc. subsidiary Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview LLC was denied a water quality certificate […]

April 2, 2019 Read More →

Proposed Washington state coal export terminal loses another court battle

Longview Daily News: In a potentially fatal blow to the Longview coal project, a federal judge Tuesday upheld the state of Washington’s denial of a key water quality permit for the $680 million export dock. Judge Robert Bryan of U.S. District Court in Tacoma dismissed claims by Lighthouse Resources and BNSF Railway that the permit […]

December 12, 2018 Read More →

Wyoming Threatens Legal Action as Washington State Distances Itself From Coal Export Project

Longview Daily News (Washington): The state of Wyoming is considering suing Washington state over coal. In yet another plot twist in the protracted Millennium Bulk Terminals saga, a bill introduced Friday by Wyoming state Rep. Chuck Gray, R-Casper, would create a $250,000 “coal terminal litigation account.” Under the legislation, the fund could be used to […]

February 12, 2018 Read More →

1 Permit Down, 22 to Go for Long-Proposed U.S. West Coast Coal-Export Terminal

SNL: The chief of a planned West Coast coal export terminal says the project is now on the fast track to approval despite a series of regulatory and advocacy setbacks. “We’re now on the freeway,” Bill Chapman, president and CEO of Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview, told S&P Global Market Intelligence. The planned terminal received a permit […]

July 25, 2017 Read More →