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Environmental Justice Partnerships allow Sierra Club chapters to provide support for local communities. The Environmental Justice and Community Partnerships program is a core part of the Sierra Club’s work to build partnerships to move the nation beyond coal and oil, and to create a just, healthy, and prosperous society.
The Delaware City Refinery has announced that it is postponing its proposed $1 billion expansion in favor of the dirtiest oil on earth, the Canadian tar sands.
At the Citizens Advisory Panel meeting on July 17, representatives from the Delaware City Refinery announced that they will defer their proposed $1 billion expansion. It is still unclear how long the expansion will be deferred, or the reasons behind this announcement.
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