Note the logging truck at the lower right for scale. Photo credit: FightingGoliath.org

The Megaloads: Idaho and Exxon Mobil


Alaska has very good reason to dislike and distrust Exxon Mobil. As it turns out, Idaho has its own bad experience with the world’s largest oil company, too: The Megaloads. In 2010, Exxon Mobil quietly arranged for Korean-manufactured refinery equipment to be barged to Lewiston, Idaho and then trucked along U.S. Highway 12 to the…