Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Latest stories

1d
Ventura County Reporter
Local Heroesthe People's Climate March, a vigil outside Anterra's injection wells and, most
Local Heroes
Ventura County Reporter / Posted yesterday
the People's Climate March, a vigil outside Anterra's injection wells and, most recently, outside the offices of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the government agency that was considering whether to permit fracking in the Santa Barbara... Read more
2d
examiner.com
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy Revolutiona serious release of radioactivity from the plant. And this latest incident co
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy Revolution
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
a serious release of radioactivity from the plant. And this latest incident comes at a time when – finally! - BOEM (the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management) is about to choose a lease-holder to develop offshore wind farm off Rockaway. BOEM held... Read more
7d
The Register
Sliced your submarine cable? Fill in this paperworkneed for coordination among the many agencies that play a role in this space –
Sliced your submarine cable? Fill in this paperwork
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
need for coordination among the many agencies that play a role in this space – including the Army Corps of Engineers, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the Coast Guard, the Department of Defense, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the... Read more
8d
The Hill
Oil industry pleads for Arctic drilling optionseas north of Alaska during the 2017 to 2022 planning period. It’s part of the
Oil industry pleads for Arctic drilling option
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
seas north of Alaska during the 2017 to 2022 planning period. It’s part of the process by the Interior Department’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to map out its schedule for drilling rights sales around the country during that... Read more
9d
Providence Business News
Chinese government awards URI doctoral student in engineeringstudent, and deserving of the award. Funding for Tang’s research comes from th
Chinese government awards URI doctoral student in engineering
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
student, and deserving of the award. Funding for Tang’s research comes from the National Science Foundation and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. Tang hopes to find an academic position at an American university this fall to continue... Read more
10d
OJornal News
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coasteach year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, acc
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coast
OJornal News / Posted 10 days ago
each year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, according to a study commissioned by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. “There’s got to be a better place,” said Eric Hansen, a scallop fisherman based in New... Read more
13d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coasteach year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, acc
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coast
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
each year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, according to a study commissioned by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. "There's got to be a better place," said Eric Hansen, a scallop fisherman based in New... Read more
13d
Boston Herald
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coasteach year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, acc
Fishermen worry about plan for wind farm off New York coast
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
each year, as well as smaller amounts of mackerel, squid and other species, according to a study commissioned by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. "There's got to be a better place," said Eric Hansen, a scallop fisherman based in New... Read more
15d
CommonDreams.org
Frontline Communities to Obama: No New Offshore DrillingWASHINGTON - Today marks the closing of the 90-day comment period for the Burea
Frontline Communities to Obama: No New Offshore Drilling
CommonDreams.org / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON - Today marks the closing of the 90-day comment period for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) proposed 2017-2022 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program. During this time, more than one million comments from frontline... Read more
15 related stories
15d
CommonDreams.org
Offshore Oil Leasing Program Final Comment Period EndsWASHINGTON - The Obama Administration enters a crucial moment as the Bureau of
Offshore Oil Leasing Program Final Comment Period Ends
CommonDreams.org / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Obama Administration enters a crucial moment as the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management offshore oil and gas leasing program comment period ends today. The President and his team have before them more than one million comments from... Read more
15d
The Mercury News
Scientists: Drop Arctic from plans for offshore drillingon the proposed 5-year oil and gas leasing program, which would cover 2017 to 2
Scientists: Drop Arctic from plans for offshore drilling
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
on the proposed 5-year oil and gas leasing program, which would cover 2017 to 2022. John Callahan, Alaska spokesman for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, said by email the agency has received about 481,000 comments on the entire proposed... Read more
15 related stories
16d
Alaska Public
Scientists urge Obama to end offshore drilling leases in Arcticafforded that opportunity four or five years from now to simply have BOEM pull
Scientists urge Obama to end offshore drilling leases in Arctic
Alaska Public / Posted 16 days ago
afforded that opportunity four or five years from now to simply have BOEM pull those lease sales — seems like poor policy.” BOEM is the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. The bureau’s public comment period for the 2017 to 2020 plans ends Thu... Read more
15 related stories
21d
The Huffington Post
Obama's Proposed Drilling Expansion May Cost Us More Than The Oil Is Worthenvironmental and social costs of burning the oil, which Donaghy said are likel
Obama's Proposed Drilling Expansion May Cost Us More Than The Oil Is Worth
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 days ago
environmental and social costs of burning the oil, which Donaghy said are likely "underestimated," the report calls on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, which regulates offshore oil and gas development, to include climate-related costs in its... Read more
22d
CommonDreams.org
Oceana Applauds New Bipartisan Letter to President Obama Aimed at Protecting Atlantic Ocean from Seismic Airgun BlastingPresident Obama urging him to deny seismic airgun blasting permits for the Atla
Oceana Applauds New Bipartisan Letter to President Obama Aimed at Protecting Atlantic Ocean from Seismic Airgun Blasting
CommonDreams.org / Posted 22 days ago
President Obama urging him to deny seismic airgun blasting permits for the Atlantic Ocean that are currently pending at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). Seismic airgun blasting, which is used to search for oil and gas deposits deep... Read more
23d
Alaska Public
Repsol latest in string of oil companies leaving Chukchi Seawaters. Repsol formally gave up the last of its 93 leases in the Chukchi Sea o
Repsol latest in string of oil companies leaving Chukchi Sea
Alaska Public / Posted 23 days ago
waters. Repsol formally gave up the last of its 93 leases in the Chukchi Sea on May 26, said John Callahan, of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. That leaves Shell as the sole leaseholder in the Chukchi Sea. It has retained the lease... Read more
2 related stories
29d
Crain's New York Business
Auction details announced for New York offshore wind sitelarge enough to accommodate an array of turbines capable of generating 900 mega
Auction details announced for New York offshore wind site
Crain's New York Business / Posted 29 days ago
large enough to accommodate an array of turbines capable of generating 900 megawatts, rivaling a nuclear power plant. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is conducting an environmental impact study of the site, and the public has until Aug. 5 to... Read more
1m
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Environmentalists Call Fracking Assessment Flawedextract oil and gas from deep underground led to a moratorium until an analysis
Environmentalists Call Fracking Assessment Flawed
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted a month ago
extract oil and gas from deep underground led to a moratorium until an analysis could be done. An assessment by the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Management (BOEM) and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), ended a... Read more
1m
Los Angeles Times
Feds OK fracking off the California coastthese practices, conducted according to permit requirements, have minimal impac
Feds OK fracking off the California coast
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
these practices, conducted according to permit requirements, have minimal impact,” Abigail Ross Hopper, director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, said Friday in a statement. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement joined in... Read more
m
PhysOrg
Feds give thumbs-up to fracking off California coastthese practices, conducted according to permit requirements, have minimal impac
Feds give thumbs-up to fracking off California coast
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
these practices, conducted according to permit requirements, have minimal impact," Abigail Ross Hopper, director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, said in a statement. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement joined in the... Read more
m
Offshore Magazine
BSEE, BOEM assess well stimulation treatments offshore CaliforniaOffshore staff WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforc
BSEE, BOEM assess well stimulation treatments offshore California
Offshore Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
Offshore staff WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) have completed a comprehensive environmental analysis evaluating the potential impacts from the use of well... Read more
m
The Hill
Feds clear California offshore frackinghas no “significant” environmental impact off California’s coast. The two agen
Feds clear California offshore fracking
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
has no “significant” environmental impact off California’s coast. The two agencies responsible for offshore drilling, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), finalized a pair of... Read more
m
Crain's New York Business
Deepwater Wind eyes south Brooklyn waterfront to kick-start offshore wind farmto develop the site and arranging a long-term agreement to sell the power to Ne
Deepwater Wind eyes south Brooklyn waterfront to kick-start offshore wind farm
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
to develop the site and arranging a long-term agreement to sell the power to New York City. The U.S. Interior Department’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is planning to auction development rights for the 127-square mile site, 11 nautical miles... Read more

People in this news