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An advisory committee formed after 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster could be meeting for the last time this week, because its charter is set to expire.
A committee that advises the federal government on how to make offshore oil drilling safer could be...
01/09/2013 | Read More
In the run-up to a key European vote Friday that could designate tar sands crude as dirtier, the UK has been secretly helping Canada fight the standard.
The UK government has been giving secret support at the very highest levels to Canada's campaign...
11/28/2011 | Read More
A UN-led investigation has criticized Shell and the Nigerian government for contributing to 50 years of pollution in a region of the Niger Delta
A U.N. report has criticized Shell and the Nigerian government for contributing to 50 years of...
08/04/2011 | Read More
The oil industry is pushing hard to drill in the Arctic but is unprepared to clean up an oil spill, according to a Pew study
The next big offshore oil disaster could take place in the remote Arctic seas where hurricane-force...
11/11/2010 | Read More
Oil industry opinion divided; nuclear industry sees "global nuclear renaissance"
The Senate climate bill is dividing the fossil fuel industry, revealing deep fissures among big...
05/17/2010 | Read More
Resolution Called for Oil Giant to Reevaluate the Business Risks
Reporting from London Activist shareholders lost their bid today to force oil giant BP to...
04/15/2010 | Read More
Today's decisions by oil giants BP and ConocoPhillips to pull out of the U.S. Climate Action...
02/16/2010 | Read More
Shareholder Resolutions Highlight Environmental, Social and Economic Risks
With Royal Dutch Shell announcing Monday that it would scale back the pace at which it develops...
01/26/2010 | Read More