27 Mar '12, 2pm

On Our Radar: Gas Leak in the North Sea

Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Total’s Elgin-Franklin oil and gas platform in the North Sea. Gas leaking from a platform forces the evacuation of a second drilling rig operated in the North Sea by the French oil giant Total, and the authorities ban ships and aircraft from traveling within miles of the accident off Scotland’s eastern coast. Total says the leak is the worst problem it has encountered in the North Sea in a decade. [Agence France-Presse] The Obama administration is poised to issue the first federal standards for limiting greenhouse gas emissions from new electric power plants. Officials say the coal-fired power plants that now release the highest level of these emissions will be grandfathered in at current levels, meaning they are exempt from the new rules. [The New York Times] Scientists have discovered a new shark species that closely resembles the enda...

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Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Total’s Elgin-Franklin oil and gas platform in the North Sea. Gas leaking from a platf...

Gas Leak at North Sea Elgin Platform

Gas Leak at North Sea Elgin Platform

theoildrum.com 28 Mar '12, 10am

A crisis situation has developed at a gas and condensate production platform in the Elgin field in the North Sea. Gas is l...

Massive Gas Leak on Offshore Rig in North Sea Has Drillers Scrambling

Massive Gas Leak on Offshore Rig in North Sea H...

spectrum.ieee.org 27 Mar '12, 8pm

An oil rig in the North Sea is currently spewing huge amounts of gas into the air, prompting the creation of a four-mile e...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: The Maldives Movie

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Mar '12, 5pm

Writing in The Times, Vikas Bajaj recounts how the political turmoil in the Maldives overtook “The Island President,” a ne...

North Sea Gas Platform Leaking - Relief Well Could Take Months To Drill

North Sea Gas Platform Leaking - Relief Well Co...

treehugger.com 28 Mar '12, 4pm

An emergency if not (yet) a disaster: An offshore natural gas drilling platform, owned by Total , located in the Elgin fie...

Arriva North East have won funding to introduce...

arrivabus.co.uk 27 Mar '12, 2pm

GREAT NEWS FOR ARRIVA NORTH EAST AS THEY WIN BID FOR GREEN Bus passengers in the North East will benefit from ‘greener’ tr...

STATEMENT: EPA Proposes First-Ever Standards to Limit Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Power Plants

STATEMENT: EPA Proposes First-Ever Standards to...

wri.org 27 Mar '12, 3pm

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today introduced standards to limit greenhouse gas emissions for new power plants...

Numbers in on the extent of sea ice in the Arctic at the peak of winter this year (see satellite map).

Numbers in on the extent of sea ice in the Arct...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Mar '12, 1pm

Arctic sea ice reached its maximum extent for the winter of 2011–2012 on March 18, the National Snow and Ice Data Center (...

Top Ten Utility Smart Grid Deployments in North America : Greentech Media via @greentechmedia

Top Ten Utility Smart Grid Deployments in North...

greentechmedia.com 27 Mar '12, 2pm

2011 was a year of unprecedented spending for smart grid project ramp-up and deployment in North America -- catalyzed by f...

On Our Radar: Polluted Rivers

green.blogs.nytimes.com 23 Mar '12, 1pm

The Ohio River ranks first among American waterways in toxic discharges from industry, followed by the Mississippi and the...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: Polluted Rivers: Indu...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 23 Mar '12, 1pm

Environment California The Ohio River ranks first among American waterways in toxic discharges from industry, followed by ...

Green Blog: On Our Radar: A Very Warm March: Some farmers are planting early in hopes of a record crop, but the

Green Blog: On Our Radar: A Very Warm March: So...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 22 Mar '12, 1pm

Associated Press Mike Bergeron finishes planting a 308-acre field of spring wheat north of Fisher, Minn. He says it’s the ...

On Our Radar: Obama's Energy Blitz

green.blogs.nytimes.com 21 Mar '12, 12pm

On Our Radar: Obama’s Energy Blitz By THE NEW YORK TIMES After taking heat over gasoline prices, President Obama plans to ...

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