Oil Change International

Exposing the true costs of fossil fuels

Crude-by-Rail: Resource Hub

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Big Oil is working to extract every last drop of oil on the continent — regardless of the cost to our communities or climate. To succeed, they need ways to transport their explosive fuels, which is why they’re pushing new pipelines and increased crude-by-rail simultaneously. But recent pipeline spills and train accidents show that neither is safe. That’s why we’ve developed the materials on this page to help push back against the industry’s dangerous expansion.

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Take Action:

Canada-Oil Train DerailmentBig Oil is getting desperate: with pipelines being blocked left and right, the industry is increasingly turning to oil-by-rail as a way to transport their climate-destroying product to market. Write to President Obama and the Department of Transportation demanding an end to bomb trains. Take action by clicking here.