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  1. Up Close And Personal With A 40-Story Oil Rig In The GulfRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | KQED

    ... environments. A series of new federal requirements and industry standards has increased the cost of offshore drilling. "If you polled across the industry right now... My guess is you'd hear something around 20 to 25 percent," says Odum. Oil ...

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  2. 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.

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  3. RADiUS Acquires Critically Acclaimed Film the Great InvisibleRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... polluting the fragile ecosystem, and raising serious questions about the safety of continued deep-water offshore drilling. Brown traveled to small towns and major cities across Alabama, Louisiana and Texas to explore the fallout of the environmental ...

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  4. Understanding The Current Conditions In The Offshore Drilling...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Seeking Alpha

    Various Wall Street firms have downgraded the companies in the offshore drilling industry.

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  5. Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | US News & World Report

    ... temperatures in the Arctic, speaking into a camera about fighting the Obama administration to help secure offshore drilling permits. The two-pronged message puts the freshman senator in a unique position to benefit from this conservative state's ...

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  6. 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.

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  7. When oil spills, does anyone notice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... oil and economic recovery. In fact, within one year of the disaster, BP's profits soared, and today offshore drilling is expanding in more remote and fragile ecosystems. How can this be the case? Our research, just published in the Canadian Review ...

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  8. 'Dirty tricks' put same-season Arctic relief wells off the table: Sierra ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | CBC News

    ... the National Energy Board of "playing dirty tricks" in its approach to preventing oil spills in future offshore drilling in the Beaufort Sea. Current regulations require companies working in the Arctic to have the the capability to drill a relief ...

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  9. Your Guide To Transocean Ltd.: Is The Company Really A Value Play?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Seeking Alpha

    ... points about Transocean and the company's outlook, all of which are backed up with reputable sources. The offshore drilling market is a complex market to understand. With many of the sector's largest players, including Transocean now trading at near ...

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  10. Go big on offshore drilling, industry groups tell ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Hill

    The oil and gas industry and its allies are pushing the Obama administration to consider offshore drilling everywhere it can grant permits, including the east and west coasts of Alaska.

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  11. Arctic offshore drilling could resume next year before new federal rules are in placeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    Although federal regulators are closer than ever to imposing the first minimum standards for oil and gas activity in U.S. Arctic waters, those new mandates are not likely to be in place before next summer, when Shell might resume drilling in the region after a three-year hiatus.

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  12. Transocean Earnings: Is the Turnaround Working?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Motley Fool

    ... In fact, Deutsche Bank recently downgraded Transocean for these reasons: ...further deterioration in the offshore drilling market as relatively flat demand is met with a relentless surge of new supply. More problematic is the increasing likelihood ...

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  13. Ocean Rig: More Upside On Strong 2Q14 ResultsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | GuruFocus.com

    Ocean Rig , which provides offshore drilling service, has moved higher by 5.4% since the company announced its results on August 5, 2014.

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  14. Obama administration takes step toward issuing Arctic drilling rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Washington Examiner

    ... in 2012. Shell adopted voluntary standards more catered toward the Arctic environment than the standard offshore drilling practices employed in other areas. But environmentalists have said Shell's experience shows drilling in the Arctic is unsafe. ...

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  15. Transocean Ltd: Complete Fleet Analysis As Of August 2014, And Recent Second Quarter ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to accumulate when the value is definitely present. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG ), is one of the top-tier offshore drilling companies, which owns a very large fleet of floaters and jackups. The company owns a total of 27 high specification floaters: ...

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  16. Why Transocean Is A Great Buying Opportunity In A High-Yielding StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Seeking Alpha

    ... depths, they might take market share from lower-specification jack-ups. Transocean is the largest offshore drilling rig contractor in the world. RIG's market is global, given that rigs can be mobilized from region to region. The company was founded ...

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  17. Transocean Will Lose The Battle Of Day RatesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Seeking Alpha

    ... second quarter results. However, going forward, the company is still facing significant headwinds. The offshore drilling industry is witnessing an oversupply of ultra-deep-water rigs creating serious threats for Transocean as it has been deriving 50 ...

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  18. Groups support expanded offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | BayouBuzz.com

    Thirty business organizations and elected officials across Louisiana wrote to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management expressing strong support for expanded leasing activity off the U.S. coast.

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  19. Louisiana business, civic leaders call for more offshore drilling areasRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | NOLA.com

    This 2006 file photo shows a rig worker preparing to feed additional drill pipe into an oil well in the Gulf of Mexico.

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  20. Florida Republicans waver in light of massive Gulf oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... recent disaster can be determined.13th district Republican Congressman Vern Buchanan remains opposed to offshore drilling and on Monday called for the House Committee on Government Oversight and Reform to investigate British Petroleum. Buchanan is ...

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