Category LNG

Updates on the LNG Issue

As many of you know, the Puyallup Tribe and concerned residents of Tacoma and beyond have been fighting Puget Sound Energy’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility for years now. In reality it is a fracked methane gas refinery (also producing…

The Origins of LNG as a Maritime Fuel

Why Liquefied Natural Gas? How did Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) come to be seen as viable fuel source for ships?  Why is a refinery and storage tank being built in the Port of Tacoma? To answer this, let’s first go…

PSE LNG: Steve’s Verdict Is In

The action behind the case Last December Carlo Voli and I climbed a crane at the construction site of Puget Sound Energy’s LNG plant on the Tacoma Tideflats. We stayed there for the duration of the work day. (That kicked…