Oil drilling closer to reality for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 21, 2018, 12:13 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is hotly contested between oil companies, Alaskans and conservation groups.
Why is a spill that started in 2004 still leaking oil in the Gulf of Mexico?
October 24, 2018, 8:37 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you may not have even heard of it.
Belize barrier reef removed from UNESCO’s sites in danger list
June 27, 2018, 9:04 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Belize is home to the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.
Proposal would allow offshore drilling in 90% of U.S. waters (except Florida)
January 10, 2018, 10:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Department of the Interior proposal is already being criticized by coastal state governors and environmental groups.
Standing Rock protesters celebrate as pipeline is halted
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Activists relish the victory, but many of them still aren't leaving.
In oil-producing countries, low oil prices can be a boost to renewable energy
February 16, 2016, 1:37 p.m. by Sami Grover
Do the math: If you're making less money on exports, you need to export more and use less oil close to home.
Even BP admits it: Some existing oil reserves are unburnable
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As the world moves away from fossil fuels, oil companies are trying to reposition themselves.
Shell backs off Arctic 'for the foreseeable future'
September 28, 2015, 2:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The oil giant has spent billions on a quest to drill off Alaska, but now it's abruptly putting those plans on ice.
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