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This Is Why Oil Companies Should Stop Looking For Oil
There’s no need for expensive oil exploration, a new report says.
Shell To Cease Costly Alaska Arctic Exploration
By DAN JOLING, AP
An exploratory well drilled to 6,800 feet found oil and gas but not in sufficient quantities.
Offshore Oil and the Energy Debate
Director, World Ocean Observatory
The energy industry has transformed the American landscape -- removed mountain tops, scarred vast areas of open pits, destroyed agricultural lands, and poisoned aquifers. Why would we even think of permitting them to despoil anything more? Why would we trust them with the ocean?
New Troubles at the Gates of Virunga
Howard G. Buffett
Virunga National Park is a unique asset that could, if utilized correctly, be an economic development engine. We believe it is important for the Congolese to chart a development path that benefits the majority, not a privileged few, and above all else, enforce its own laws.
New Spy Technology to Spawn Oil Revolution
The future of oil exploration lies in new technology--from massive data-processing supercomputers to 4D seismic to early-phase airborne spy technology that can pinpoint prospective reservoirs.
Offshore Oil Exploration Linked to 50 Percent Reduction in Cod Catch
Candace Calloway Whiting
Marine mammal biologist
In Newfoundland the fishery has collapsed, and the fishing villages and pristine environment are being replaced with oil refineries. Sure, the oil extraction and processing provides jobs -- but at what cost? People are losing a way of life that they cherish.
2012's Top 5 Oil & Gas Plays
Senior journalist, Oilprice.com
2012 has been a stellar year for oil and gas. From East Africa to North America, new technology, major new discoveries, an unparalleled appetite for exploration and a metamorphosing perception of risk have changed the playing field.
Private Equity Hearts Oil
Oil And Gas Exploration... At DIA?
Sanders Introduces Bill Banning Drilling Off Atlantic, Pacific Coasts
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Lying to Drill the Hole Deeper
Energy, Environmental Blogger, getenergysmartnow.com
Efforts to increase America's oil production can be part of a holistic energy package, but they should be part of a larger discussion. And they should be grounded in truth.
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