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Shell has abandoned its controversial drilling operations in the Alaskan Arctic in the face of mounting opposition in what jubilant environmentalists described as “an unmitigated defeat” for
Sep 28, 2015 · Royal Dutch Shell’s abrupt announcement today that it would cease all offshore drilling in the Arctic is surprising for several reasons. One is the unusual degree of confidence the company
Activists organized a kayak flotilla to protest the arrival of Shell’s Arctic-bound drilling rig in Seattle this past May.
Everything You Need to Know About Shell Oil and Arctic Offshore Drilling in Alaska After years of arguments over drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), the debate about Arctic oil
It was only in recent weeks, after Royal Dutch Shell had spent eight years and more than $7 billion in its controversial effort to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean, that the company finally began
May 12, 2015 · A major exploratory drilling plan is underway off the coast of Alaska. Miguel Marquez reports from that oil rig.
Seattle Arctic drilling protests; Part of Petroleum exploration in the Arctic: Shell Polar Pioneer semi-submersible offshore drilling rig at the Port of Seattle. On January 13, 2015, the first public meeting took place regarding plans by Foss to host Shell’s Arctic drilling fleet at Terminal 5.
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
The Arctic may have oil, but the risks of drilling in the Arctic are too great. Arctic oil should stay in the ground. It’s time for Shell to do the right thing and announce that they will pull out
Jan 31, 2019 · The announcement that Shell would halt drilling came less than a month after President Obama’s historic trip to the Alaskan Arctic to highlight climate change and Arctic policy.
May 10, 2016 · After plunking down more than $2.5 billion for drilling rights in U.S. Arctic waters, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, ConocoPhillips and other companies have quietly relinquished claims they …