Tag: crude oil
Railroads and oil companies stage a show-and-tell in Sacramento to highlight safety measures they've put in place. Environmentalists and community activists remain skeptical.
In response to concerns about the risks of crude by rail, Union Pacific has begun to boost its rail inspection program by dispatching vehicles with lasers that can find tiny track imperfections.
More and more crude oil is being transported into California by rail lines, and questions about safety are prompting local governments and environmentalists to take action.