Enbridge Energy http://wmuk.org en WSW: Environmental Groups Want Federal Study of Pipeline Safety http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-environmental-groups-want-federal-study-pipeline-safety <p></p><p></p><p>When a pipeline ruptured near Marshall in 2010 it spilled hundreds of thousand of gallons of oil into the Kalamazoo River.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:19:41 +0000 Gordon Evans 15849 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Environmental Groups Want Federal Study of Pipeline Safety State Says Oil in Kalamazoo River Not a Health Threat http://wmuk.org/post/state-says-oil-kalamazoo-river-not-health-threat <p></p><p>People who encounter oil chemicals in the surface waters of the Kalamazoo River need not worry about their long-term health. That’s the conclusion of the Michigan Department of Community Health, which released its findings Wednesday.</p><p>An Enbridge Energy pipeline dumped a massive amount of oil into the river following a rupture in July 2010. Nearly four years later, the MDCH says people might still come in contact with oil sheen and globules if they swim, wade or boat on the river.</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 21:12:50 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 14824 at http://wmuk.org State Says Oil in Kalamazoo River Not a Health Threat Comstock Township Approves Enbridge Dredge Pad Location http://wmuk.org/post/comstock-township-approves-enbridge-dredge-pad-location <p></p><p></p><p>Enbridge Energy can go ahead with dredging operations at Morrow Lake this spring.</p><p>Last night the Comstock Township Planning Commission granted them a permit to dredge at the Benteler Automotive property between Michigan State Highway Ninety-Six and Interstate 94 near Thirty-Third Street. Enbridge is under order from the Environmental Protection Agency to remove oil that’s settled at the river bottom.</p><p>It’s part of the cleanup from the massive Enbridge pipeline spill near Marshall in 2010.</p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 03:41:09 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 12398 at http://wmuk.org Comstock Township Approves Enbridge Dredge Pad Location Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped http://wmuk.org/post/charges-against-anti-pipeline-protester-dropped <p>Kalamazoo activist Christopher Wahmhoff faces one less hurdle in his campaign for U.S. Senate. He no longer faces charges related to his protest against a new oil pipeline last year. The Battle Creek <em>Enquirer</em> <a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/article/20140113/NEWS01/301130022/1002/NEWS01?nclick_check=1">reports</a> that a Calhoun County circuit judge has dismissed charges of trespassing and resisting police.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:10:51 +0000 Andrew Robins 11710 at http://wmuk.org Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped Enbridge: $1 billion spent on oil spill cleanup http://wmuk.org/post/enbridge-1-billion-spent-oil-spill-cleanup <p><a href="http://www.response.enbridgeus.com/response/">Enbridge Energy</a> has spent over a billion dollars so far cleaning up the Kalamazoo River oil spill in 2010. That's according to the <a href="http://www.gongwer.com">Gongwer News Service</a>.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 14:19:53 +0000 Andrew Robins 8263 at http://wmuk.org Enbridge: $1 billion spent on oil spill cleanup