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Tennessee Pass Line Reactivation

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Posted by kgbw49 on Monday, March 29, 2021 8:01 PM

Remember, new leases can be issued but have more hurdles put in front of them so that the final permitting process to actually use the leases takes so long and is so cost prohibitive that the oil or gas stays in the ground.

ANWR comes to mind.

 

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Posted by blue streak 1 on Sunday, April 4, 2021 6:25 PM

How about an end around ?   Up is paid to reactivate line and allows them to lease route for $1.00 a year or gets unlimited track rights.  Then where are the Nimbys ?  

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Posted by blue streak 1 on Sunday, April 4, 2021 6:26 PM

How about an end around ?   Up is paid to reactivate line and allows them to lease route for $1.00 a year or get unlimited track rights.  Then where are the Nimbys ?  

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Posted by kgbw49 on Sunday, April 4, 2021 8:03 PM

It would be interesting to see who owns 2nd, 3rd or 4th log cabin mansions in Minturn.

At the same time it sounds like RGP did not provide much detail. UP is not going to put a dime into reactivation, I would think.

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Posted by mudchicken on Monday, April 5, 2021 1:50 AM

"UP is not going to put a dime into reactivation, I would think."

-Time will tell. All the moves are not in play yet. The chess game moves on. 

Mudchicken Nothing is worth taking the risk of losing a life over. Come home tonight in the same condition that you left home this morning in. Safety begins with ME.... cinscocom-west

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