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The Herald News
DONG Energy, with presence off Vineyard, expanding U.S. footprint to waters off N.J. The Danish energy company that owns the lease to develop an off-shore wind fa
DONG Energy, with presence off Vineyard, expanding U.S. footprint to waters off N.J.
The Herald News / Posted an hour ago
The Danish energy company that owns the lease to develop an off-shore wind farm off the coast of Martha's Vineyard has obtained the development rights for a new... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico David Hammer Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m.Last Modified:
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
David Hammer Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m.Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m. NEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico David Hammer Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m.Last Modified:
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
David Hammer Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m.Last Modified: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 7:55 a.m. NEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of MexicoNEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium on o
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
NEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium on offshore fracking off the California Coast, but the agreement with the federal government does nothing to block the same types of operations in the Gulf of Mexico. That... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of MexicoNEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium on o
Fracking ban in Pacific doesn't affect Gulf of Mexico
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
NEW ORLEANS – An environmental group has succeeded in getting a moratorium on offshore fracking off the California Coast, but the agreement with the federal government does nothing to block the same types of operations in the Gulf of Mexico. That... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
National group heaps praise on St. Augustine activistSt. Augustine environmental activist Hunter Miller was presented a national awa
National group heaps praise on St. Augustine activist
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
St. Augustine environmental activist Hunter Miller was presented a national award in Washington, D.C., last week for his leadership in the fight against proposed oil drilling and seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean. Oceana, the world’s largest... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Federal agencies halt offshore fracking permits pending review of environmental impactThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
Federal agencies halt offshore fracking permits pending review of environmental impact
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 16, Issue 48 Share:By BRENNA SWANSTON Federal agencies will be reviewing the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Lawmakers, officials voice opposition to Atlantic drillingOfficials from several New Jersey shore towns joined with some members of the s
Lawmakers, officials voice opposition to Atlantic drilling
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
Officials from several New Jersey shore towns joined with some members of the state's congressional delegation Sunday to oppose federal plans that would allow oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean. Environmental and tourism groups also took... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. lawmakers, officials voice opposition to Atlantic drillingASBURY PARK — Officials from several New Jersey shore towns have joined with so
N.J. lawmakers, officials voice opposition to Atlantic drilling
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
ASBURY PARK — Officials from several New Jersey shore towns have joined with some members of the state's Congressional delegation to oppose federal plans that would allow oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean. Several environmental and tourism... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Environmental group reaches settlement over offshore oil permitsApproval of 53 oil drilling permits in the Santa Barbara Channel may be withhel
Environmental group reaches settlement over offshore oil permits
Ventura County Star / Posted 10 days ago
Approval of 53 oil drilling permits in the Santa Barbara Channel may be withheld pending an environmental review as part of a settlement agreement between federal agencies and an environmental group. The Environmental Defense Center announced the... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Lawsuit prompts fracking ban off California CoastThe federal government must stop approving offshore fracking from oil platforms
Lawsuit prompts fracking ban off California Coast
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
The federal government must stop approving offshore fracking from oil platforms in the Santa Barbara Channel under a legal settlement filed today in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles. The agreement resolves a Center for Biological Diversity lawsuit... Read more
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Science Daily
Where is the oil in the Gulf?And more importantly, their data shows where the active natural oil seeps are l
Where is the oil in the Gulf?
Science Daily / Posted 12 days ago
And more importantly, their data shows where the active natural oil seeps are located. The research was recently released online by the Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans and is also the basis for a paper with researchers at Columbia University... Read more
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Island Packet
Feds protecting South Carolina waters for endangered whalesA stretch of the southern Atlantic coast needed by endangered right whales to s
Feds protecting South Carolina waters for endangered whales
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
A stretch of the southern Atlantic coast needed by endangered right whales to survive will receive more federal oversight under a decision that’s expected to put greater government scrutiny on efforts to locate and drill for oil and gas off the South... Read more
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Newswise
Where Is the Oil in the Gulf? FSU Researcher Takes a Look Available for logged-in reporters only FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Kathlee
Where Is the Oil in the Gulf? FSU Researcher Takes a Look
Newswise / Posted 14 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: Kathleen Haughney, University Communications WHERE IS THE OIL IN THE GULF? FSU RESEARCHER TAKES A LOOK Newswise —... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC offshore drilling debate continues | News & Observer January 19, 2016 6:45 PM Group that advocates drilling g
NC offshore drilling debate continues
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
| News & Observer January 19, 2016 6:45 PM Group that advocates drilling gets funding from oil and gas industries Consumer Energy Alliance says it’s trying to combat fear... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Bald Head officials want turbines farther from lighthouseBALD HEAD ISLAND -- By the end of 2016, federal officials hope to start offshor
Bald Head officials want turbines farther from lighthouse
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
BALD HEAD ISLAND -- By the end of 2016, federal officials hope to start offshore wind energy leasing in North Carolina, an effort that could bring turbines to waters off Brunswick County and the Outer Banks. But the prospect of seeing turbines from... Read more
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Island Packet
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at allIt could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, i
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at all
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
It could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, if they are built at all. Officials of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management tell local media outlets that if no investors come forward to lease tracts off the coast, the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at allMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are b
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at all
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, if they are built at all. Officials of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management tell local media outlets that if no investors come forward to lease... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at allMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are b
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at all
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, if they are built at all. Officials of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management tell local media outlets that if no investors come forward to lease... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at allMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are b
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at all
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, if they are built at all. Officials of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management tell local media outlets that if no investors come forward to lease... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at allMYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are b
Offshore wind could be years away off SC, if it comes at all
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - It could be years before offshore wind turbines are built off South Carolina, if they are built at all. Officials of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management tell local media outlets that if no investors come forward to lease... Read more
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