Comments for: As trains start to carry crude oil across Maine, environmentalists start to worry

Posted June 10, 2012, at 10:09 a.m.
Last modified June 10, 2012, at 8:57 p.m.

The modern-day oil boom in the western U.S. and Canada is fueling interest in shipping crude oil by rail across Maine to a refinery in the Maritimes. But the prospect of long trains of oil-filled tanker cars rumbling through Maine also has state environmental officials concerned, particularly in the wake …

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