18 Jul '12, 1pm

Nefarious forces hampering Shell’s Arctic drilling include air, water, ice

Nefarious forces hampering Shell’s Arctic drilling include air, water, ice

Yet another fake ad from the ArcticReady spoof site . Guys, I have some bad news. Shell’s attempts to drill exploratory wells in Alaska aren’t going that great. Cue the Shell-denfreude. First, there was that ship that tried to escape , only to be dragged back into servitude. Then the company had to go hat-in-hand to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), asking if maybe, just this once, the agency would be cool with a little more air pollution coming from their drilling rig. “Shell was then and remains now committed to making every effort to meet the emission limits imposed by EPA,” the company said in its application, adding that its testing has “demonstrated compliance with a vast majority of limits.” Yeah, EPA. Be cool! Shell has complied with the vast majority of rules about not polluting the air, and the all of the air pollution that results from the burning of th...

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