Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association http://wwno.org en Environmental Group Seeks Safety Improvements At Refineries http://wwno.org/post/environmental-group-seeks-safety-improvements-refineries <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Environmental activists in the <a href="http://www.labucketbrigade.org/" target="_blank">Louisiana Bucket Brigade</a> say accidents at Louisiana’s refineries and chemical plants average about six a week. The group is calling for more safety measures.</span></p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 48015 at http://wwno.org Oil Industry Meeting In New Orleans Urged To Increase Safety, Coastal Restoration Efforts http://wwno.org/post/oil-industry-meeting-new-orleans-urged-increase-safety-coastal-restoration-efforts <p>The sight of Huey Long popping out of a seven-foot-tall cloth cake on Canal Street drew some curious looks and a few laughs. But the performance in front of the Ritz Hotel was aimed at a serious conference under way inside.</p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 29781 at http://wwno.org