Florida may finally hand out millions of dollars given to the state for damages related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The Florida House … Click to Continue »
Norway's Statoil was the second top bidder for 13 oil exploration leases in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and won six licences offshore Britain, it said on Thursday, in a sign it may be looking to boost reserves after slashing costs. Statoil bid a total of $44.5 million for 13 licences in the U.S.
The U.S. Department of the Interior has announced that Wednesday’s lease sale for all available oil and gas parcels in the central Gulf of Mexico yielded over $274 million in high bids. U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke saidShow More Summary
The toasty waters may fuel severe storms this spring in the South and Midwest.
Earlier we posted about Mark Serbu, his daughter Val, and a YouTuber called Dan shooting an MP5 from a Cessna circling above the Gulf of Mexico. The new stories let on that the police had been called by one of the wet blankets that help run the Peter O. Show More Summary
Ever wonder what it’s like inside a modern ultra-deepwater drillship. Well, here you go: The video was filmed in the Gulf of Mexico aboard a 2010-built Samsung design 12000 drillship (using intrinsically safe equipment while the rig was idle, of course). The post Drillship Walkthrough: Here’s What it’s Like Inside an Ultra-Deepwater Drill Rig [VIDEO] appeared first on gCaptain.
Mexican investigators announced the discovery of more than 250 skulls from unmarked graves hidden along the outskirts of the eastern Gulf state of Veracruz. Authorities anticipate more victims will be uncovered in the months to follow...Show More Summary
Environmentalists said they have found the body of a baby vaquita marina porpoise, one of the last of its kind, washed up dead in northern Mexico. The newborn was found with its umbilical cord still attached on a beach in the Gulf of...Show More Summary
The Gulf of Oman turns green twice a year, when an algae bloom the size of Mexico spreads across the Arabian Sea all the way to India.
The top prosecutor in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz confirmed Tuesday that more than 250 skulls have been found in what appears to be a drug cartel mass burial … Click to Continue »
The top prosecutor in Mexico's gulf coast state of Veracruz says more than 250 skulls have been found in what appears to be a drug cartel mass burial ground on the outskirts of the city of Veracruz. State prosecutor Jorge Winckler says the clandestine burial pits appear to contain the bodies of...
Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova via OilPrice.com, Rising production in the Permian, coupled with cheap pipeline and railway transport fees to the Gulf of Mexico, will enable the U.S. to significantly raise its already record-high crude...Show More Summary
A 3-billion-peso (US $153-million) investment seeks to spur economic development in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec interoceanic corridor through a comprehensive project that will connect the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific FULL STORY The post Isthmus will compete with Panama Canal appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Dozens were angered by Mexico’s attempt to save the vaquita porpoise by banning some types of net fishing in the Gulf of California
The International Business Times reports: The Department of the Interior announced Monday a proposal that would lease 73 million acres in the Gulf of Mexico for oil and gas exploration and development later this year, according to a statement. Show More Summary
The Department of the Interior announced Monday a proposal that would lease 73 million acres in the Gulf of Mexico for oil and gas exploration and development later this year, according to a statement. The massive amount of acreage, spread out across Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and...
Interior Department plans to open 73 million acres in the Gulf of Mexico to oil and gas leases.
In 2002, I began traveling the entire length of the U.S.-Mexico border on both sides. From Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico, the border measures almost 2,000 miles. What distinguished my journey was that I began traveling well before the idea of fortifying the U.S.-Mexico border entered public...
BHP Billiton has advanced its exploration and production interests in the Gulf of Mexico by executing a contract with PEMEX Exploration & Production Mexico (Pemex) to complete work on the significant Trion discovery in Mexico. In December 2016…
The bodies of nine men and two women turned up one morning this week on the outskirts of Veracruz, a major port city on Mexico’s Gulf coast. Nude or partially clothed and bound at the ankles, the corpses showed the scars of torture and were accompanied by a sign: "You want a war, you'll get a war.”...