In the works since 2010, the proposals would have kept 10 million gallons of oil and gas out of the environment
A NY landlord accused of violating oil spill prevention laws will pay $151G penalty as part of settlement with state attorney general.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. pipeline safety office wrote Exxon Mobil Corp on Thursday saying it has fined the company $2.63 million for spilling crude oil in an Arkansas residential area in 2013.
LUANDA (Reuters) - About 500 fishermen in Angola's Cabinda province are demanding compensation from Chevron Corp, saying it was behind an oil spill that prevented them from catching fish for nearly two weeks, an industry body said on Tuesday.
The Company: Elastec manufactures and markets innovative pollution control and recovery systems. The company’s core competency is oil spill response: skimmers,
Nothing brightens a Monday morning like this kind of news: "Shell pulls the plug on Arctic exploration." With a single headline, the fight to protect the Arctic from a major offshore oil spill has reached the best kind of ending. With hindsight, though, maybe the news isn't really that surprising. Show More Summary
Screw you guys, we’re out of here This post sponsored by the Patty Dumpling Endowed Chair for coverage of oil spills, pipeline leaks, global warming, and occasional schadenfreude. Read more on Shell Oil Quits Drilling Alaska Arctic Like A Common Palin… The post Shell Oil Quits Drilling Alaska Arctic Like A Common Palin appeared first on Wonkette.
It is an unfortunate truth about journalism that positive stories generally aren’t considered all that newsy. Thus it is that when an oil pipeline spilled a huge quantity of oil near Tioga, North Dakota – over 20,000 barrels of oil were spilled thanks to a leak caused by a lightning strike – it was national...
IGN has released the first clip from Agents of SHIELD Season 3, and it features Daisy and some Inhuman action. What do you think, gang? Hype for next Tuesday?
Volkswagen has hired the US law firm that defended BP after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill to help the carmaker navigate the widening scandal over its falsification of vehicle emission tests results.
Volkswagen has hired the law firm that defended BP during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill for the automaker's aid in the diesel emissions scandal. Continue reading VW lawyers up with firm that defended BP VW lawyers up with firm that defended BP originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 23 Sep 2015 13:30:00 EST. Show More Summary
The maritime industry has seen an increased need for high speed spill response in step with expanding offshore oil exploration and production. Meeting
The final bill under the Clean Water Act for BP’s Gulf of Mexico oil spill was $5.5 billion; for Volkswagen, it could be as much as $18 billion.
Wednesday morning, journalists at InsideClimate News, a Web site that has won the Pulitzer Prize for its reporting on oil spills, published the first installment of a multi-part exposé that will be appearing over the next month. TheShow More Summary
(AP) — A U.S. Senate committee is holding a field hearing on pipeline safety Friday following a recent surge in accidents, including oil spills that fouled a Montana river and a scenic stretch of Southern California coastline. The hearing at Montana State University, Billings comes after a boom in U.S. Show More Summary
A Nigerian fisherman remembers the day an oil spill destroyed his livelihood, and the day he was compensated for it.
A short post this evening. After President Obama’s speech last night I pondered how the hell we got here. I’m not simply referring to the oil spill but America’s and the world’s rapidly decaying condition.Under George W. Bush liberals warned that America was on a collision course with calamity. Show More Summary
Hundreds of environmental groups are believed to gather on Tuesday in front of the White House urging the Obama administration to stop fossil fuel leases on public lands and oceans.
The legislative season is full of twists and turns, every year. This year, the Surfrider Foundation and our partners were supporting four pieces of legislation that will improve oil spill prevention and responses should another spill...Show More Summary
A flash mob invaded the British Museum in London to protest its sponsorship by oil and gas giant BP on Sunday. Dressed in black and carrying black umbrellas, the protesters sang and performed a dramatisation of an oil spill, before sitting down on the floor in the museum's great court in lines forming the word "No". Show More Summary