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Posted: over 3 years ago

EU Parliament Calls on Ban of Drilling, Shipping of Heavy Fuel Oil in the Arctic

The European Parliament has voted today to pass its Resolution on the Arctic, calling on the ban of ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shell’s Icebreaker to Be Repaired in Portland

Finnish icebreaker chartered to Royal Dutch Shell, MSV Fennica, will transit to Portland for repairs...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shell’s Icebreaker to Be Repaired in Portland

Finnish icebreaker chartered to Royal Dutch Shell, MSV Fennica, will transit to Portland for repairs...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shell’s Arctic Icebreaker Damaged, Returns to Port

Royal Dutch Shell’s Arctic drilling plans have hit another hurdle as the company’s icebr...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shell’s Arctic Icebreaker Damaged, Returns to Port

Royal Dutch Shell’s Arctic drilling plans have hit another hurdle as the company’s icebr...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Activists Detained while Trying to Block Polar Pioneer

A group of Greenpeace activists trying to block the departure of Shell’s drilling rig Polar Pi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Shell’s Arctic Drilling Ships Not Welcome in British Columbia Either

Shell’s Arctic drilling plans have hit another round of protests, this time in British Columbi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Report: Exxon, Rosneft halt Kara Sea drilling

ExxonMobil and Rosneft have reportedly put drilling operations in the Kara Sea, off the Russian nort...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Statoil gets Mercury nod

Statoil has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 7324/9 Mercury in production ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Greenpeace, Statoil in another Arctic drilling spat

“The threat  to nearby nature reserve Bear Island is still not over”, Greenpeace has war...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Drilling rig arrives at Gazprom’s Pechora Sea field

The GSP Saturn drilling rig has been delivered for test drilling at the Dolginskoye field. The jack-...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Statoil given nod for another well in the Hoop area

Statoil Petroleum AS has received consent for exploration drilling using the Transocean Spitsbergen ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Governor Parnell Disappointed by Shell’s Decision to Drop Drilling Offshore Alaska

Alaska’s Governor Sean Parnell is disappointed by Shell’s announcement that it will not be exp...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Drifting Ice Halts Shell’s Operations Offshore Alaska

Shell Alaska, which on Sunday began drilling operations in Chukchi Sea, off Alaska, has decided to t...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

VIDEO: Shell Starts Drilling in Chukchi Sea, Alaska

Shell Alaska yesterday began drilling operations at its Burger prospect in the Chukchi Sea, offshore...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Shell Gets Nod to Start Preparations in Chukchi Sea (USA)

As part of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to expand safe and responsibl...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Greenpeace Prevents Offshore Workers from Boarding Prirazlomnaya (Russia)

Greenpeace activists have intercepted a vessel carrying workers to the Gazprom-operated Prirazlomnay...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

VIDEO: Greenpeace Climbs Aboard Gazprom’s Arctic Platform

Greenpeace activists have climbed aboard Gazprom-operated Prirazlomnaya offshore ice-resistant stati...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Shell’s Drillships En Route to the Arctic (USA)

Shell’s drillships the Kulluk and Noble Discoverer set sail for the Arctic yesterday from Vigo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago