Anthony Swift

Anthony Swift is an attorney working from NRDC's international program office in Washington, DC.

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Friday, March 24, 2017
Trump Restarts Keystone XL Fight, Not the Tar Sands Pipeline
The Trump Administration’s approval of the cross-border permit for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline marks the beginning of what is likely to be a long fight over the dirty energy project. Many obstacles remain for the controversial tar sand pipeline, starting with the legal vulnerabilities of the...
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Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Exxon's Arkansas Tar Sands Spill: The Tar Sands Name Game
As the American public becomes acquainted with images of tar sands flowing across lawns, driveways and streets of an Arkansas suburb near Little Rock (for video of the spill go here ), Exxon is now making the claim that the crude spilled from its ruptured Pegasus pipeline isn’t technically tar sands.
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Monday, April 01, 2013
Arkansas' Pegasus Pipeline Spill Exposes Dramatic Risks of Tar Sands
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