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Shell Alaska

WATCH: Maddow On Shell's 'Really Weird' Mishaps

Posted 01.11.2013 | Green

With Shell's Kulluk drilling vessel pulled off the rocks and towed to shelter in Alaska, more details are emerging about the rig's grounding in bad we...

Shell's Error-Prone Arctic Drilling Plan Scrutinized After Ship Mishap

Reuters | Posted 03.08.2013 | Green

By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Jan 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard and Shell were making fresh preparations on Sunday to tow a ...

Grounded Shell Ship Enters 'The Salvage And Possible Spill-Response Phase'

Reuters | Posted 03.03.2013 | Green

* No spill seen so far after overflights on Tuesday * Ran aground off Kodiak Island By Yereth Rosen ANCHO...

Shell Scraps Offshore Drilling Plans

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2012 | Green

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell PLC said Monday it will no longer seek oil off the coast of Alaska this year after suffering several setbacks. ...

Shell Begins Drilling in the Chukchi Sea: The Details and the Risks

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.10.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

There are many questions to be asked about why our demand for hydrocarbon-based fuels is so great that we are now drilling for hydrocarbons in some of the most harsh conditions in the world.