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Shell spots 10-mile oil sheen in Gulf of Mexico

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Royal Dutch Shell says a sheen of oil, 10 square miles in size, has been spotted in the Gulf of Mexico.The company said that it hasn't determined the cause of the sheen, estimated in size to be the equivalent of six barrels of oil.Shell issued a statement Thursday saying its operations in the Gulf are "normal with no sign of leaks" and that there are "no well control issues associated with our drilling operations in the area.
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