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“Oil & Gas”

Aug 4, 2014 03:00 AM ET
Four years after a BP oil rig exploded and flooded the Gulf of Mexico with an estimated 170 million gallons of oil, scientists have discovered further evidence of coral communities affected by this environmental disaster.
May 10, 2014 09:10 AM ET // AFP
A vessel carrying 16,000 gallons of oil has hit a reef off the coast of San Cristobal.
Apr 23, 2014 11:39 AM ET // Tim Wall
BP is refusing requests to pay for evaluations of the damage caused after the company's Deepwater Horizon spill. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Tim Wall
The potent greenhouse gas methane is spewing from Pennsylvanian natural gas wells during the drilling that precedes fracking.
Mar 7, 2014 01:42 PM ET // Tim Wall
The strongest earthquake in Oklahoma history may have been triggered by fossil fuel extraction, reports a new study. Continue reading →
Dec 5, 2013 09:15 AM ET // AFP
Australian researchers said Thursday they had established the existence of vast freshwater reserves trapped beneath the ocean floor.
Nov 4, 2013 01:17 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
After taking a year out to lick its wounds, Shell may return to Arctic drilling in 2014. Continue reading →
Sep 24, 2013 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Russia on Tuesday opened a piracy probe over a Greenpeace protest against the Arctic oil activities of the Gazprom energy giant.
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