tar sands oil http://tspr.org en Flowing Fuels: Monitoring Illinois Pipelines http://tspr.org/post/flowing-fuels-monitoring-illinois-pipelines We wrap-up our series on "Flowing Fuels" with a look at who is responsible for inspecting pipelines in Illinois.&#160;<p><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wnij/audio/2013/11/1004Pipe2_1.mp3" class="asset-audio">Jenna Dooley reports pipeline inspections are based on location and type of resource they carry</a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In August, a fuel pipeline in Erie, Ill.,&#160;</span><a href="http://www.kwqc.com/story/23121006/huge-gas-pipeline-fire-near-erie-il" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">exploded under a cornfield</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, sending flames hu Thu, 10 Oct 2013 19:26:00 +0000 Jenna Dooley 41937 at http://tspr.org Flowing Fuels: Monitoring Illinois Pipelines Flowing Fuels: New Pipeline Carries Oil, Brings Lawsuits http://tspr.org/post/flowing-fuels-new-pipeline-carries-oil-brings-lawsuits <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Livingston County landowner Kathy Carroll tends to her garden as construction is underway on the Flanagan South pipeline" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wnij/files/styles/card_280/public/201309/IMG_1261_0.JPG" alt="" /><p>Construction is underway on a new oil pipeline that will carry Canadian oil across several states. Wed, 09 Oct 2013 19:04:20 +0000 Jenna Dooley 41936 at http://tspr.org Flowing Fuels: New Pipeline Carries Oil, Brings Lawsuits Lawsuit Over Multi-State Pipeline http://tspr.org/post/lawsuit-over-multi-state-pipeline <p>A St. Louis-based environmental group has filed <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/201308/Complaintfiled.pdf" target="_blank">a lawsuit</a> against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for failing to provide information about a multi-state oil pipeline project that would go through west central Illinois. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 23:30:11 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 39268 at http://tspr.org Lawsuit Over Multi-State Pipeline