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Gabbard Blasts Red Hill Agreement PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Gabbard Blasts Red Hill Agreement

Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard says the need to protect water sources from fuel leaks cannot be underestimated.

U.S. Navy Has 20 Years to Fix Leak-Prone Red Hill Fuel Tanks PF Bentley/Civil Beat

U.S. Navy Has 20 Years to Fix Leak-Prone Red Hill Fuel Tanks

Hawaii Gov. David Ige and the EPA praise a new agreement to fix the underground storage tanks, but critics say it’s not enough.

Red Hill Fuel Leak May Be Over 39,000 Gallons, KITV Reports PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Red Hill Fuel Leak May Be Over 39,000 Gallons, KITV Reports

The Navy denies a new estimate provided to KITV by a whistleblower.

Public Comment Deadline Extended for Upgrade of Red Hill Fuel Tanks Courtesy of the EPA

Public Comment Deadline Extended for Upgrade of Red Hill Fuel Tanks

You now have until July 20 to weigh in on a plan for the storage facility where dozens of leaks have occurred.

Navy Agrees to Upgrade Red Hill Fuel Storage Tanks Courtesy of the EPA

Navy Agrees to Upgrade Red Hill Fuel Storage Tanks

In January 2014, the tanks spilled 27,000 gallons of fuel, raising concerns about potential drinking water contamination.

New Fuel Contamination Detected in Red Hill Monitoring Wells PF Bentley/Civil Beat

New Fuel Contamination Detected in Red Hill Monitoring Wells

Findings suggest the plume of leaked fuel below the Navy facility has migrated in the direction of drinking water supplies.

Red Hill Task Force May Recommend Navy Double Line Fuel Tanks in 10 Years PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Red Hill Task Force May Recommend Navy Double Line Fuel Tanks in 10 Years

Navy officials say the timeframe is unrealistic. The task force may revise its draft report before submitting it to the Legislature.

DOD Says Navy’s Red Hill Fuel Tanks Pose a ‘High Potential for Fire’ PF Bentley/Civil Beat

DOD Says Navy’s Red Hill Fuel Tanks Pose a ‘High Potential for Fire’

Pentagon seeks nearly $50 million for fire-safety improvements at Halawa facility, but a Navy official in Hawaii dismisses concerns, saying the risk is “remote to none.”

Negotiations Over Navy’s Red Hill Facility Continue PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Negotiations Over Navy’s Red Hill Facility Continue

Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday lambasted the Oct. 1 agreement among the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Hawaii Department…
Navy’s Red Hill Fuel Facility Could Be Partially or Completely Shut Down PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Navy’s Red Hill Fuel Facility Could Be Partially or Completely Shut Down

UPDATED: The site that houses 20 massive fuel tanks could face big changes if costly new environmental controls aren’t put into place.