28 Mar '12, 8pm

Arctic drilling could start as early as July

Arctic drilling could start as early as July

Arctic Drilling Could Start as Early as July Posted Wed, Mar 28, 2012 by wrace to arctic ocean , beaufort sea , chukchi sea , energy , offshore drilling , oil spill response plan , polar beras , shell oil The Beaufort Sea. [Image credit: NOAA via Wikimedia Commons.] In the past 60 days Shell Oil, the global oil and gas company headquartered in the Netherlands, has received two permits from the U.S. government approving their Chukchi Sea and Beaufort Sea spill response plans. This is shocking because neither of the plans use technology that has ever been successfully tested in America’s Arctic waters. Drilling could begin as soon as July 1 -- a blatant sign that the Administration is going after a quick political fix that places the public trust behind Big Oil’s bottom line. A year ago people were talking about the possibility of drilling one well in the Arctic , but today’...

Full article: http://oceana.org/en/blog/2012/03/arctic-drilling-could-s...

Tweets

@GusF I want one like this, where I can just fl...

en.akihabaranews.com 30 Mar '12, 7pm

Thanko, Ally to Field Operatives Everywhere (Or: Laptop Table Bag)

Amazing video on oil exploration in the Russian...

greenpeace.org.uk 28 Mar '12, 3pm

In early March, our colleagues in Russia visited Noyabrsk, in the middle of the West Siberian oil fields, to bear witness ...

Green Blog: Interior Issues Draft Study on Atla...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Mar '12, 6pm

Appearing Wednesday in Norfolk, Va., the interior secretary, Ken Salazar, and Tommy P. Beaudreau, the director of the Bure...

Arctic Oil Drilling 23 Years After Exxon Valdez | Care2 Causes

Arctic Oil Drilling 23 Years After Exxon Valdez...

care2.com 27 Mar '12, 9am

It’s been 23 years since the now-infamous oil tanker Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil in Prince Willia...

@chibified KAKAK AISYAH

@chibified KAKAK AISYAH

deal.com.sg 10 Apr '12, 7am

Boracay: Nett Price Deal: 3D2N F&E Package by Philippines Airlines - Includes All Airport Taxes + 2-Way Air Ticket & Airpo...

Interior Issues Draft Study on Atlantic Drilling

green.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Mar '12, 6pm

Appearing Wednesday in Norfolk, Va., the interior secretary, Ken Salazar, and Tommy P. Beaudreau, the director of the Bure...

2012年3月31日(Sat) 【CHAPTERWORLD WINTER CLEARANSE SALE START 4/1~】...

2012年3月31日(Sat) 【CHAPTERWORLD WINTER CLEARANSE ...

chapterworld.com 31 Mar '12, 2pm

寒い冬も終わりまもなく桜の咲く季節となります。そんな春の訪れと供に,この度冬物在庫処分セールを4/1~4/30の期間限定にて開催致します。定番アイテムから限定商品までブーツやアウターを中心に最大50%オフの非常にお得なセールとなっております。当...

Outrage against drilling in the canary islands

Outrage against drilling in the canary islands

oceana.org 02 Apr '12, 2pm

Outrage Against Drilling in Canary Islands Posted Sat, Mar 31, 2012 by Emily Fisher to canary islands , energy , lanzarote...

#Fracking could ruin carbon capture plans 80% of potential storage sites overlap shale gas reserves.

#Fracking could ruin carbon capture plans 80% o...

treehugger.com 30 Mar '12, 3pm

Not to be a downer, but there's a quartet of concerning news this morning worth paying attention to. Carbon Capture Projec...

Government to start quicker publication of #oil...

decc.gov.uk 30 Mar '12, 9pm

Energy Minister Charles Hendry has announced that oil spill data will be made public by the Government more quickly after ...

Shell gets legal ban on Arctic protest: #SaveTheArctic

Shell gets legal ban on Arctic protest: #SaveTh...

greenpeace.org.uk 30 Mar '12, 5pm

They're still ignoring rising temperatures in the Arctic, but Shell is clearly starting to feel the heat in the US. After ...