Offshore Drilling Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Transocean (Update): PSA Permits Wintershall To Drill Crosbill Using The Transocean ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... a side tract will last 113 days. Oil is starting to bottom out and it is an encouraging sign, however, the offshore drilling sector is still facing strong headwinds. I took this opportunity to simplify and update the RIG fleet status. I eliminated ...


  2. Bluffton hearts & dartsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... to testing results before drilling leases were approved. We have serious doubts that the benefits of offshore drilling would outweigh the potential environmental costs. Sanford's stance is welcome, joining a growing list of coastal communities that ...


  3. Drive to Drill: Energy Lobbyists Behind Governors' Crusade for Atlantic OilRead the original story

    May 2, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... spill in history - led many lawmakers and Gulf Coast advocates to not only call for safer approaches to offshore drilling, but to rethink the nation's reliance on offshore oil. After a halting response that drew criticism, President Obama declared ...


  4. Savanna, Ga. Opposes Offshore DrillingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Marine News

    The city council of Savannah, Georgia on April 30 unanimously approved a resolution opposing offshore seismic testing and oil drilling activities, the Savannah Morning News reported. The city's opposition comes as the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is trying to open the mid and south Atlantic coastal areas to exploration and development of offshore drilling as part of the Obama Administration's drafted program to allow exploration and drilling at least 50 miles offshore starting in 2017.


  5. No drilling off our coastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    ... have not done much research into what kinds of jobs come with drilling. We all want prosperity, but offshore drilling is not the way to go. For example, my understanding is that jobs on oil rigs require very experienced personnel who will more than ...


  6. Refining helps BP and Total weather oil price stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... "Rig cancellation costs are likely to show up in other majors' results this quarter, as all majors rein in offshore drilling activity," analysts from Edison said. Oil giants have responded to the sharp drop in oil prices in recent months by cutting ...


  7. Overnight Energy: Energy chief sees room to work with GopRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Hill

    ... office speak at the National Hydropower Association's Annual Conference. Opponents of Royal Dutch Shell's offshore drilling plan in the Arctic Ocean protested Sunday in Seattle, where Shell's storing its oil rig for planned drilling this summer, ...


  8. Florida tells feds: Hold off on seismic testing for offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 |

    The state of Florida is urging the federal government to postpone planned permitting of seismic exploration for oil and gas in the Atlantic Ocean, saying there is not enough information about the impact on endangered whales, sea turtles and fish. "Much of Florida's economy is dependent on these healthy and sustainable marine and coastal resources," the Florida Department of Environmental Protection wrote in a letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the federal agency overseeing the exploration.


  9. Make My DayRUBBER Stamps Make Editors LazyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- If the old definition of a conservative is "a liberal who's been mugged," is the new definition of a liberal now "a conservative who's had his beachfront property coated in crude oil?" So many Americans today say they hate government, until they need its help and change their tune.


  10. On Native GroundELENA Kagan: a Good, but not Great, Pick for the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    May 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... 2010 ballot to forever ban offshore oil drilling in Florida waters. Calling for a special session to ban offshore drilling, Gov. Charlie Crist is opposed by Rep. Dean Cannon (R-Orlando), a hand-picked replacement for former House speaker Marco ...


  11. The WilliesWHAT Would I do Without Them?Read the original story

    May 11, 2010 | American Reporter

    As we watch hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil gush into the Gulf of Mexico after the the explosion and sinking of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil platform, perhaps this is another wake-up call to start moving our economy away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy. It's not a far-fetched idea.


  12. Sanford on drilling, seismic testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... "Conservation Voters of South Carolina applauds Congressman Sanford for his leadership in opposing offshore drilling for oil and gas off the South Carolina coast. Congressman Sanford has listened to the many coastal communities like Charleston, ...


  13. Congressman Mark Sanford opposes Atlantic drilling and explorationRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Moultrie News

    Today, Congressman Mark Sanford held a press conference at Shem Creek Park with local elected officials and community members who have formally opposed offshore drilling and seismic blasting.


  14. Oil rig Polar Pioneer, heavy lift ship Blue Marlin now separate in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... for about six days, often holding protest signs saying "The People vs. Shell." Protesters oppose Arctic offshore drilling and have maintained that oil companies have not demonstrated they can clean up a major spill in the remote arctic region. Rough ...


  15. 5 years after BP spill: What's changed in offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... coast between Maryland and Florida. Here's a look at what else has changed and what hasn't in the world of offshore drilling in the five years since BP's April 20, 2010, Macondo catastrophe: The Minerals Management Service, the agency overseeing ...


  16. Huge oil rig in Port Angeles Harbor likely to be floated todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... from Greenpeace and other groups greeting it and leaving after a few hours. Protesters oppose Arctic offshore drilling and maintain that oil companies have not demonstrated they can clean up a major spill. Shell initially had planned to dismount the ...


  17. Increased Supply And Decreased Demand In The Jackup IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... price of oil in the jackup rig sector include: Transocean (NYSE: RIG ), Seadrill (NYSE: SDRL ), Diamond Offshore Drilling (NYSE: DO ), Rowan Companies (NYSE: RDC ), Atwood Oceanics (NYSE: ATW ), and Hercules Offshore (NASDAQ: HERO ). Going forward I ...


  18. Thousands protest in Croatian capital over government handling of hard-hit debtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Reuters

    Several thousand march in downtown Zagreb to voice anger over bank policies and the government's handling of debtors hit by a surge in the value of the Swiss franc. Rough Cut .


  19. Where Are We Now? Five Years After the BP Oil DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Sierra

    ... The President has included the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans in his administration's draft five-year plan for offshore drilling. If drilling commences in the Atlantic, East Coast residents could be the next victim of our fossil fuel addiction. Luckily ...


  20. Earth Day on the River of GrassRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... year. Point after point was made for conservation. Obama did not mention his administrations new push for offshore drilling, limited funding for national parks, the leasing of natural lands to oil and gas companies, or the permitting of mountaintop ...