Telling Our Story

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2020

"Philadelphia’s oil refinery is dead, but the fight for accountability continues"

-Grist

"For the anniversary of Philly refinery explosion, a call to end environmental racism" | Opinion by Josh Friedman, Thrive Press Coordinator

-Inquirer

"South Philly residents protest buyer of refinery one year after explosion"

-Inquirer

On the Fenceline: A Fight for Clean Air (Trailer)

- Picture2Picture Productions

"Sold: Bankrupt Philadelphia oil refinery goes to a real estate company"

-Grist

"Activists Protest Auction at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refinery" (Video)

-NBC Philadelphia

 

2019

"What should happen to the South Philly refinery site? Community voices weigh in"

-Inquirer

"Activists take over meeting on Philly refinery cleanup, demand public involvement"

-WHYY

"Investigation in hand, South Philly residents blame refinery for putting their lives in jeopardy"

-WHYY

"Presidential Hopeful Jay Inslee Meets With Neighbors Of South Philly Refinery, Pushes His Plan On Climate Change"

-WHYY

"From catastrophe to closure: A vision beyond a corporate energy system"

-Philadelphia Tribune

"The Philly Oil Refinery That Blew Up Last Week Is Closing"

-Vice

"Protesters Gather At Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refinery, Want Plant To Shut Down"

-KYW News Radio

"Residents say they’ve already had enough as investigation starts into Philadelphia refinery fire"

-Grist

"Blocks away from South Philly refinery explosion, residents saw what looked ‘almost like a nuclear disaster’"

-Inquirer

"South Philly refinery’s long history of fires, explosions, deaths and injuries"

-BillyPenn

 

2018

"With South Philadelphia Refinery In Bankruptcy Proceedings, Neighbors See An Opportunity For Cleaner Air"

-PlanPhilly

"Philadelphia Energy Solutions: A Giant Polluter Looms Over The Lives — And Health — Of Its Neighbors"

-StateImpact Pennsylvania

 

2017

"Philly's Clean Energy Future Depends On Confronting Its Dirty Past"

-City&State PA

"Facing A Warming Planet, These Organizers Are Offering Their Philly Neighborhoods Hope And Solutions"

-Generocity

 

2016

"Demonstrators Urge PES To Rethink Its Plans For Expansion At Southport"

-StateImpact Pennsylvania

"Philly Climate Activists Criticize Plans For Oil Terminal"

-StateImpact Pennsylvania

"WATCH: Protesters block entrance to Philly refinery after explosion"

-Philly Voice

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