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Forest Service’s ‘Independent’ Report on Atlantic Coast Pipeline Written by Pipeline Company Contractor | DeSmogBlog

This latest story joins DeSmog’s previous reporting on other problematic ties among the government, those working on its behalf, and the companies behind the Atlantic Coast pipeline. It turns out that FERC’s own third party contractor reviewing the project, Merjent, is linked to Dominion’s main environmental permitting contractor, Natural Resource Group. Furthermore, the two sitting FERC commissioners have ties to lobbyists and executives of Southern Company, a minority owner in the project.

Source: Forest Service’s ‘Independent’ Report on Atlantic Coast Pipeline Written by Pipeline Company Contractor | DeSmogBlog

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