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International Business Times
Greenpeace activists drop massive banana peel on Amsterdam Shell Tech centre Greenpeace, the vocal nature protection NGO, dropped a massive rubber banana pe
Greenpeace activists drop massive banana peel on Amsterdam Shell Tech centre
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Greenpeace, the vocal nature protection NGO, dropped a massive rubber banana peel on the roof of Royal Dutch Shell's Technology centre in Amsterdam. The stunt was to protest against the company's drilling activity on the North Pole. The organisation... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
Foes of Arctic oil drilling protest at Fountain Valley Shell stationA small group of protesters rallied in front of a Shell gas station in Fountain
Foes of Arctic oil drilling protest at Fountain Valley Shell station
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 3 days ago
A small group of protesters rallied in front of a Shell gas station in Fountain Valley on Wednesday to express their disapproval of the corporation's oil drilling plans for the Arctic Ocean off Alaska. Members of Greenpeace Huntington Beach marched... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Oil lease sale today for tracts off Texas attracts little interestFive companies bid a total of less than $23 million on 33 tracts today in the w
Oil lease sale today for tracts off Texas attracts little interest
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Five companies bid a total of less than $23 million on 33 tracts today in the western Gulf . Each tract got a single bid, and BHP Billiton Petroleum (Deepwater) Inc. made 26 of the bids. The smallest sale in that area before Wednesday was in 1986,... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Western Gulf of Mexico lease sale yields $22.7 million in high bidsOffshore staff NEW ORLEANS – The Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 246 drew $2
Western Gulf of Mexico lease sale yields $22.7 million in high bids
Offshore Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
Offshore staff NEW ORLEANS – The Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 246 drew $22,675,212 in high bids for tracts on the US outer continental shelf offshore Texas, according to the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bidders lacking in sale of gulf oil leasesNEW ORLEANS — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico an
Bidders lacking in sale of gulf oil leases
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
NEW ORLEANS — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome meeting... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyCreated: 08/19/2015 4:52 PM By: By JANET McCONNAUGHEY NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 11 days ago
Created: 08/19/2015 4:52 PM By: By JANET McCONNAUGHEY NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
The Evening Sun / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
New Jersey Herald / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oilNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the we
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oil
New Jersey Herald / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the western Gulf of Mexico, off the Texas coast (all times local). 4:20 p.m. The big bidder in Wednesday's oil lease sale for tracts off the Texas coast says it's very pleased... Read more
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York Daily Record
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
York Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, moneyNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexi
Oil lease sale western Gulf's lowest ever in bids, money
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome... Read more
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The Advocate
Oil lease sale western Gulf’s lowest ever in bids, moneyThe smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the s
Oil lease sale western Gulf’s lowest ever in bids, money
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
The smallest oil lease sale ever in the western Gulf of Mexico and one of the smallest in the entire Gulf brought only five bidders Wednesday, with low oil prices limiting interest in the prospects. Most seats in a Superdome meeting room were empty... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oilNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the we
Still interest in Gulf of Mexico oil
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The latest on the federal oil lease sale Wednesday in the western Gulf of Mexico, off the Texas coast (all times local). 11:45 a.m. Federal and trade group officials say there's still interest in Gulf of Mexico oil and gas,... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Business BriefsAkastor ASA has appointed Kristian Røkke as CEO. He succeeds Frank O. Reite, wh
Business Briefs
Offshore Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
Akastor ASA has appointed Kristian Røkke as CEO. He succeeds Frank O. Reite, who will take the position of CFO at Aker ASA. Lundin Petroleum has appointed Alex Schneiter as president and CEO, effective Oct. 1, 2015. Schneiter will succeed Ashley... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Shell gets final permission for Arctic oil drillingAnglo-Dutch oil giant Shell has been given final permission by the US governmen
Shell gets final permission for Arctic oil drilling
DutchNews.nl / Posted 12 days ago
Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell has been given final permission by the US government to start drilling for oil in the seas around Alaska. Shell was granted a licence to drill for oil and gas in the Arctic in May, despite warnings by protestors it could... Read more
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Independent
Arctic drilling: Royal Dutch Shell granted final permit for exploration of possible oil reserves off AlaskaThe US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, America’s offshore regul
Arctic drilling: Royal Dutch Shell granted final permit for exploration of possible oil reserves off Alaska
Independent / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, America’s offshore regulator, on Monday awarded the company the final permit required to drill into rocks at the Burger J well in the Chukchi Sea off the north-west coast of Alaska. Shell... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
COSCO delivers VOS Paradise PSVThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
COSCO delivers VOS Paradise PSV
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Prosafe rigs to provide support in North SeaThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
Prosafe rigs to provide support in North Sea
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Israel accepts offshore gas proposalsThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
Israel accepts offshore gas proposals
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Wood Group Kenny to perform CRD subsea/dry tree riser studiesThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
Wood Group Kenny to perform CRD subsea/dry tree riser studies
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Offshore rig count down by threeThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
Offshore rig count down by three
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Dril-Quip names Newman to boardThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
Dril-Quip names Newman to board
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
BOEM issues final GoM Lease Sale 246 noticeThe US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 mill
BOEM issues final GoM Lease Sale 246 notice
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management plans to offer approximately 21.9 million acres offshore Texas for oil and gas exploration and development in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Western Gulf of Mexico Planning... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
Taking actionRazz Gormley hasn’t been an activist for very long. But beginning with the 2012
Taking action
Boulder Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Razz Gormley hasn’t been an activist for very long. But beginning with the 2012-13 anti-fracking campaigns in Boulder County and most recently hanging for 40 hours from the St. Johns Bridge in Portland, Oregon in an effort to stop the Fennica... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arctic drilling ‘risky for Shell’REUTERSA Shell logo is seen at a petrol station in London. File picture: Toby M
Arctic drilling ‘risky for Shell’
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
REUTERSA Shell logo is seen at a petrol station in London. File picture: Toby Melville London - The former head of BP has said drilling for oil in the Arctic could damage Shell's reputation and risk its profits, as it was revealed the company could... Read more
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Independent
Arctic drilling plans risky for Shell's reputation and profits, says former BP chief Lord Browne“I’m not chairman of Shell. But I think [Arctic drilling] is very expensive and
Arctic drilling plans risky for Shell's reputation and profits, says former BP chief Lord Browne
Independent / Posted 18 days ago
“I’m not chairman of Shell. But I think [Arctic drilling] is very expensive and I would always go for hydrocarbons which have less cost and effort involved,” Lord Browne told a BBC Radio 4 documentary to be aired in the autumn. His comments came a... Read more
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WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence
New offshore drilling bill alarms several Grand Strand communitiesNew offshore drilling legislation is causing increasing concerns in several Gra
New offshore drilling bill alarms several Grand Strand communities
WPDE Myrtle Beach - Florence / Posted 23 days ago
New offshore drilling legislation is causing increasing concerns in several Grand Strand communities. A bill was introduced and passed through a U.S. Senate Energy Committee in late July. The manner in which the bill was passed is concerning to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researcher calls for more natural baseline data collection in world's oceansSamantha Joye, the Athletic Association Professor in Arts and Sciences at the U
Researcher calls for more natural baseline data collection in world's oceans
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
Samantha Joye, the Athletic Association Professor in Arts and Sciences at the University of Georgia, studies the oil plumes generated by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon blowout. Credit: Todd Dickey/University of Georgia In the spring of 2010, the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Bridge-dangling protesters called attention to a serious problemThe protesters suspended under the St. Johns Bridge captured the city's attenti
Bridge-dangling protesters called attention to a serious problem
OregonLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
The protesters suspended under the St. Johns Bridge captured the city's attention. The men and women on ropes and in kayaks were part publicity spectacle, part functional human blockade. The public theater attracted supporters and critics, with... Read more
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PhysOrg
Offshore wind farms, hurricanes, and sustainabilitySome people object to offshore wind turbines, citing noise, the blight on prist
Offshore wind farms, hurricanes, and sustainability
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
Some people object to offshore wind turbines, citing noise, the blight on pristine views, and the above-market costs to consumers, while others focus on their potential to harness the energy of strong ocean winds. Credit: iStock Block Island, which... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cape Fear Voices - Wilmington stands up for the oceanPopular North Carolina destinations like Wilmington help support nearly 51,000
Cape Fear Voices - Wilmington stands up for the ocean
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
Popular North Carolina destinations like Wilmington help support nearly 51,000 jobs in the state's coastal fishing and tourism industries, generating about $2.2 billion in GDP annually. The Wilmington City Council has unanimously voted to help... Read more
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U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S.-Mexico High Level Economic DialogueWASHINGTON – High-level Mexican and U.S. government officials met via videoconf
U.S.-Mexico High Level Economic Dialogue
U.S. Department of Commerce / Posted a month ago
WASHINGTON – High-level Mexican and U.S. government officials met via videoconference yesterday to review progress made under the (HLED) and to determine next steps in our efforts to make North America the... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
eco-briefsOBAMA PERMITS SHELL OIL TO DRILL IN ARCTIC OCEAN President Obama gave Shell Oi
eco-briefs
Boulder Weekly / Posted a month ago
OBAMA PERMITS SHELL OIL TO DRILL IN ARCTIC OCEAN President Obama gave Shell Oil approval to begin drilling offshore this summer in the Chukchi Sea near Alaska on Wednesday, July 22. The permit only allows the company to drill into the top layer of... Read more

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