Oil

Administration Takes Another Step Toward Permitting Atlantic Ocean Drilling
The Obama administration recommended on Thursday that private companies begin searching for oil and gas reserves off the Atlantic Coast, an area that has been closed to drilling for decades. Read more...
What's Really Going On In Venezuela?
When in doubt, remember the Shock Doctrine. Disaster capitalism is always in the background. Read more...
Enbridge Replaces 461-Foot Section Of Pipeline After Crane Topples
Enbridge has replaced a 461-foot section of new oil pipeline in Michigan after it fell into a ditch when a crane holding it toppled on its side. Read more...
States Confirm Hundreds Of  Water Contamination Cases From Fracking, Drilling
The pollution comes from both hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and conventional drilling methods to extract petroleum and natural gas. Read more...
Two Injured As Fuel Tanker Flips, Bursts Into Flames In Long Island
A fuel tanker overturned and burst into flames on a Long Island highway just before midnight Tuesday, causing two injuries and causing an inferno that charred several cars, damaged two homes and a Harley-Davidson dealership. Read more...

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Leaving The Wrong Legacy?
The president has said the right things about climate change – and has taken some positive steps. But we're drilling for more oil and digging up more carbon than ever. Read more...
Environmental Activists Hijack Shell Oil Event In Berlin
The audience applauds as prank science project makes its point. Read more...
Shattered By Oil: Exxon Arkansas Spill And The People Left Behind, Part 1
'It's too late for anything to happen. It's too late for us. We want them to get this mess cleaned up and get it cleaned up right.' Read more...
ANGA gave $1 million in funding to "Truthland," a pro-fracking film released to fend off Josh Fox's "Gasland: Part II." Read more...
Public Citizen has called for a U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA) investigation into its findings on quality of the pipeline. Read more...