In their latest move, the CIB board has decided to conditionally grant $27.9 million dollars to continue the studying and development of a rail spur connecting the Uinta Basin to the Union Pacific Railroad in order to increase oil exports from the basin (normal grant/loan combinations do not exceed $5 million and are almost always much lower).
Las Vegas Water Defender and Colorado Waterkeeper on the state of the Colorado
Excellent article diving into the economic uncertainties of the Lake Powell Pipeline. Link to article here. Don't forget to comment on the scoping for the EIS. Click here for more details.
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Utah's Big Water Grab written by Mark Sundeen and published in Outside Magazine.