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Exxon: 25 Years of Tears in Alaska

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.24.2014 | Green
Shannyn Moore

Time has a strange affect on events in our lives. I feel I'm looking through a glass of water when I look back 25 years to this day, March 24, 1989.

Emergency Responders Remember Exxon Valdez' Impact On Wildlife

Posted 03.24.2014 | Green

"Shortly after midnight on March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez struck Blight Reef in pristine Prince William Sound, Alaska, home to over 200 bird species...

PHOTOS: This Happened 25 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 03.24.2014 | Green

March 24, 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of one of the worst environmental disasters in U.S. history. The Exxon Valdez oil spill began when a 987-foo...

Exxon To Remove Section Of Damaged Pipeline

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Green

April 14 (Reuters) - A 52-feet (15.8 meters) section of Exxon Mobil Corp's damaged Arkansas crude oil pipeline will be cut and removed on Monday, th...

Colbert: 'Exxon Employing Technique Pioneered By Drunk Guys'

Posted 04.12.2013 | Green

Stephen Colbert is the latest tv personality to criticize ExxonMobil's response to the Mayflower, Arkansas oil spill. Thousands of gallons of dilu...

WATCH: Raw Aerial Footage Of The Arkansas Oil Spill

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.11.2013 | Green

Stunning aerial footage has emerged of ExxonMobil's Pegasus pipeline oil spill in Mayflower, Arkansas. A five-minute long video was posted to YouTu...

'Inconvenience' Isn't the Truth

Maya Lemon | Posted 06.05.2013 | Green
Maya Lemon

Company representatives will tell you that your worries aren't true, they will tell you that they would live here, that it is safe, that you are imagining things. They will tell you a lot of things. You will still wonder.

PHOTOS: Dramatic Images Released From Arkansas Oil Spill

Posted 04.05.2013 | Green

The EPA's On Scene Coordinator website has posted disturbing images of the ExxonMobil pipeline oil spill in Mayflower, Arkansas. An estimated 84,0...

Lucia Graves

Exxon Receives Safety Medal Days After Arkansas Oil Spill | Lucia Graves | Posted 04.05.2013 | Green

Days after an ExxonMobil pipeline swamped an Arkansas subdivision, pouring an estimated 84,000 gallons of crude oil into residential streets, the Nati...

The Exxon Pipeline Spill: Questions That Should Be Frequently Asked

Riki Ott | Posted 06.04.2013 | Green
Riki Ott

It is essential for the media to search for deeper explanations and more accurate information during incidents that threaten human health, wildlife, and the environment -- and future energy choices.

WATCH: Oil Runs Through Streets After Spill

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 04.01.2013 | Green

Following the rupture of Exxon's Pegasus pipeline in Arkansas on March 29, video has emerged of heavy Canadian crude oil flowing through the streets o...

Exxon Spill Cleanup Continues

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2013 | Green

(Corrects to fix name of Natural Resources Defense Council in paragraph 13 (not National Resources Defense Council) * Exxon gives no t...

Pipeline Ruptures In Arkansas, Spilling Thousands Of Barrels Of Oil

Reuters | Kristen Hays and Matthew Robinson | Posted 05.31.2013 | Green

By Kristen Hays and Matthew Robinson March 31 (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil on Sunday continued cleanup of a pipeline spill that spewed thousands of barr...

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill a Cautionary Tale for Arctic Ocean Drilling

Richard Steiner | Posted 05.24.2012 | Green
Richard Steiner

The Exxon Valdez disaster remains a tragic lesson in what can be lost with a few bad policy decisions and a few broken promises. The spill became an enduring symbol of recklessness, hubris, arrogance, complacency and outright dishonesty.

Exxon Pipeline Leaks Oil Into Yellowstone River (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

Emergency clean-up crews are working hard after an ExxonMobil pipeline ruptured over the weekend, spilling more than 1,000 barrels into Montana's Yell...

Rising River Complicates Yellowstone Oil Spill Cleanup

AP/The Huffington Post | By MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

LAUREL, Mont. (AP) -- The initial cleanup along the oil-fouled Yellowstone River could be tested Tuesday as rising waters make it harder for Exxon Mob...

Yellowstone Oil Spill Prompts Evacuations

Posted 09.01.2011 | Green

Matthew Brown, Associated Press LAUREL, Mont. — Hundreds of barrels of crude oil spilled into Montana's Yellowstone River after an ExxonMobil pip...

Sam Stein

Exxon Valdez Integral To Dem Talking Points On BP | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hoping to pave the way for a series of legislative responses to the oil spill in the Gulf, Democrats on the Hill have begun incorporating the Exxon Va...

14 Years Later, Exxon Still Has Not Paid For Valdez Oil Spill

Washington Post | Robert Barnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When a federal jury in Alaska in 1994 ordered Exxon to pay $5 billion to thousands of people who had their lives disrupted by the massive Exxon Valdez...