Methanol Media Coverage

Sightline Institute

VIDEO: QUESTIONS ABOUT METHANOL IN TACOMA, ANSWERED
Eric de Place puts Tacoma’s proposed methanol plant in context.
March 9, 2016

YOUR THREE-MINUTE INTRODUCTION TO METHANOL IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
A cheat sheet on everything from water usage to air pollution. 
February 9, 2016

WHY CHINA WANTS METHANOL FROM THE NORTHWEST
Three proposed refineries would help them make cheap plastics.
September 22, 2015

WHAT METHANOL MEANS FOR THE NORTHWEST.
A look at China’s plans for three big export refineries.

August 17, 2015

Tacoma Weekly

NWIW calls for pause in methanol plant review
February 25, 2016

Press Release: Scoping process paused for methanol plant
February 19, 2016

Tribe, Federal Way oppose methanol plans
February 18, 2016

Federal Way leaders express concerns about proposed Tacoma Methanol Plant
February 11, 2016

Draft scope of environmental study released for planned methanol plant
February 11, 2016

Over-capacity crowd voices support, opposition to methanol plant
January 28, 2015

Signature drive seeks to put methanol plant to a vote
January 14, 2016

Environmental review begins for proposed methanol manufacturing facility
January 12, 2016

The News Tribune

Some answers to the methanol-plant questions fueling impassioned debate
February 27, 2016

Methanol plants could qualify for hundreds of millions in tax breaks
February 24, 2016

Tacoma mayor looks abroad in 2016 State of the City speech
February 24, 2016

Tacoma council defends neutral stance on methanol proposal 
February 24, 2016

Opponents of Tacoma methanol plant to take fight to state Capitol
February 22, 2016

Pacific Northwest could become hub for methanol production
February 21, 2016

VIDEO: Opponents “cautiously optimistic” over methanol plant delay
February 19, 2016

Plans for Tacoma methanol plant put on hold
February 19, 2016

Tacoma methanol plant plans paused
February 19, 2016

Residents oppose proposed methanol plant in Port of Tacoma
February 11, 2016

South Sound opposition opens up against Tacoma methanol proposal
February 10, 2016

VIDEO: Methanol plant stirs debate at port commission meeting
February 2, 2016

Bill Virgin: Methanol and Tacoma Tideflats’ future
January 30, 2016

Methanol and Tacoma Tideflats’ future
January 27, 2016

Advisory vote for Tacoma methanol refinery could be on fall ballot
January 6, 2016

Comment period begins for proposed Tacoma methanol plant
December 16, 2015

Proposed methanol plant at Port of Tacoma beginning to draw concerns 
November 30, 2015

Post Defiance

M. Morford on the methanol plant scoping session
February 16, 2016

Location, location, location (how not to choose a site for a methanol plant).
January 29, 2016

Dash Point Pirate

The Tacoma Methanol Plant: Interview with State Senator Jeannie Darneille
February 11, 2016

University of Puget Sound

Do We Want a Methanol Plant in Tacoma? Talk by Chemist and National Activist Wilma Subra
January 28, 2016

The Ledger (UW Tacoma)

UWT Speaks Up Regarding Proposed Plant
February 22, 2016

Exit133.com

Do We Want a Methanol Plant in Tacoma?  Public Talk by Chemist and National Activist Wilma Subra
February 25, 2016

Methanol Planting Scoping Process Paused by NWIW
February 19, 2016

Methanol, Tacoma, Process, Politics, Facts, Fears
January 27, 2016

Waterland Blog

Des Moines City Council opposes Tacoma methanol plant
February 26, 2016

Federal Way Mirror

Proposed Tacoma methanol plant on ‘pause’
February 19, 2016

Federal Way City Council announces opposition to Tacoma methanol plant
February 12, 2016

Federal Way mayor calls emergency council meeting tomorrow, opposes Tacoma methanol plant plans
February 11, 2016

Fife Free Press

Tribe, Federal Way oppose methanol plans
February 18, 2016

MoveToTacoma.com

Air Quality, Potholes, and the Methanol Plant with Ryan Mello, Tacoma City Council Pos 8
February 8, 2016

ABC News

Pacific Northwest Could Become Hub for Methanol Production
February 21, 2016

KIRO7

Plans for methanol plant in Tacoma put on hold
February 19, 2016

Federal Way Says No Way to Proposed Methanol Plant
February 12, 2016

VIDEO: Emergency meeting to be held about methanol plant
February 11, 2016

VIDEO: Neighbors protest proposed methanol plant in Tacoma
February 10, 2016

VIDEO: Sharp divide over plans to build world’s largest methanol plant in Tacoma
January 22, 2016

VIDEO: $3.4 billion methanol refinery may be built at Port of Tacoma
January 21, 2016

Tacoma could be home to world’s largest methanol refinery
January 21, 2016

Q13FOX

Video and Story: Tacoma residents voice concern over plan to build world’s largest methanol plant there
February 10, 2016

KPLU

Executives, Politicians Failed To Anticipate Tacomans’ Deep Opposition To Methanol Plant
February 25, 2016

Tacoma Methanol Plant Project On Hold As The Company Pauses Environmental Review
February 19, 2016

Study: Petrochemical Projects Could Transform Pacific Northwest Into Export Hub
February 18, 2016

What Is Methanol And What Hazards Does It Pose?
February 8, 2016

Gov. Inslee Says Questions About Wash. Methanol Plants’ Water Usage Are Legitimate
January 28, 2016

Hundreds Of Tacoma Residents Show Up For Meeting About World’s Biggest Methanol Plant
January 22, 2016

Tacoma Residents Will Get A Chance To Weigh In On Plans For Giant Methanol Plant
January 19, 2016

KING5

Tacoma methanol plant on hold
February 19, 2016

Federal Way votes to oppose Tacoma methanol plant
February 11, 2016

Proposed Tacoma methanol refinery sparks concerns
January 7, 2016

Animation shows Tacoma swamped by tsunami wave
March 16, 2011

Seattle Times

Environmental review of Tacoma methanol plant on hold
February 19, 2016

China staking $5.2B methanol venture in state
September 20, 2015

Vashon Beachcomber

Company asks city to halt Tacoma methanol plant scoping process
February 24, 2016

Extensive environmental study expected for proposed Tacoma methanol plant 
February 16, 2016

Methanol plant meeting draws hundreds in Tacoma
January 26, 2016

Moody’s Investor Service

Moody’s: Methanol producers to feel the credit strain in 2016 as prices fall to decade lows
February 29, 2016

The Japan News

Washington State divided on methanol
February 22, 2016

Equal Time Radio

Claudia talks on EqualTimeRadio about the world’s largest methanol refinery proposed for Tacoma
January 24, 2016

YouTube

Public testimony against refinery at Tacoma city chambers
January 12, 2016

Letters to the editor & Editorials

The News Tribune

Methanol: Old tactics won’t fly any longer
February 23, 2016

Methanol: Pause presents a community opportunity
February 22, 2016

Editorial: Methanol plant pause makes sense
February 21, 2016

Tacoma: Methanol plant a disaster in the making
February 19, 2016

Tacoma: Water increasingly valuable resource
February 18, 2016

Tacoma: Will ratepayers subsidize methanol plant?
February 17, 2016

Tacoma: Will Puget Sound be better off with methanol plant?
February 16, 2016

Tacoma: Officials cannot ignore responsibilities
February 8, 2016

Tacoma: Why strain power, water resources?
February 8, 2016

Tacoma: Port official’s remarks are shocking
February 5, 2016

Tacoma: Is methanol plant a done deal?
February 5, 2016

Methanol: Study impact of predicted megaquake
February 4, 2016

Tacoma: Plant proposal shows value of EIS
February 1, 2016

Bill Virgin: Methanol and Tacoma Tideflats’ future
January 30, 2016

Tacoma: Methanol plant would be a bad deal
January 29, 2016

Tacoma: Methanol plant would displace jobs
January 29, 2016

Tacoma: Keep methanol plant out of Tacoma
January 29, 2016

Editorial: Tacoma wisely taking time on methanol plant
January 27, 2016

Welcome a methanol plant? Let’s count the reasons not to
January 9, 2016

Tacoma: Methanol plant not worth the risks
January 4, 2016

Tacoma: Reject water-guzzling methanol plant
December 29, 2015

Tacoma Weekly

Our view: Being involved matters
February 25, 2016

Our view: Passing the smell test for methanol 
February 18, 2016

Our view: Methanol plant seems to have roster of concerns
January 14, 2016

Proposed mega petrochemical methanol refinery in the Port of Tacoma
January 7, 2015

The Olympian

State loses climate support at home
December 30, 2015