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Trump orders monument designations review. Offshore drilling order expected on Friday

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to review the previous administrations’ us...

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Report: Trump set to sign executive order on offshore drilling

U.S. President Donald Trump is set to sign a batch of executive orders by Friday, two of them focuse...

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Alaska: Senators move to revoke Obama’s offshore drilling ban

Alaska-based senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan have introduced an act aimed at repealing offs...

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DW: Energy industry left with ‘legacy of mixed fortunes’ as Obama exits

As President Obama leaves the Oval Office on Friday, he leaves a legacy of mixed fortunes for the en...

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USA: West Coast senators want permanent offshore drilling ban

U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray from Washington, supported by their Californian and Or...

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IAGC President slams Obama’s ‘shortsighted’ Arctic and Atlantic O&G ban

President of the International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) has joined other pro-oi...

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Pro-oil officials hope Trump can ‘trump’ Obama’s Arctic drilling ban

Alaskan officials and NOIA President have responded with outrage to the ’11th hour’ Arct...

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Obama closes off Arctic, Atlantic for oil and gas activity

The outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has withdrawn millions of acres in the Arctic and the Atlan...

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Obama bans drilling in Bering Sea

Barack Obama, the outgoing U.S. president, has closed off more Arctic acreage for offshore oil and g...

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Obama administration removes Arctic from offshore lease sale plan

The outgoing Obama Administration has removed the Arctic from the proposed 2017-2022 offshore oil an...

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Obama Creates Largest Marine Protected Area Off Hawaii

President of the United States, Barack Obama, has expanded the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Mon...

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Obama asked to halt seismic testing in the Atlantic

Fifty five members of the U.S. Congress joined together in sending a letter to President Obama reque...

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55 Congressmen Call on Obama to Oppose Seismic Ops in Atlantic

Representatives Mark Sanford R-S.C and Gerry Connolly D-Va joined together in sending a letter signe...

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US Eases Security Measures on Vessels Arriving from Cuba

The U.S. Coast Guard has removed conditions of entry on vessels arriving from Cuba, thus allowing ea...

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U.S. to enlarge funds for oil & gas regulatory bodies

The U.S. President Barack Obama’s fiscal year 2017 (FY 2017) budget, announced on Tuesday, includes ...

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AAPA: Obama’s 2017 Proposed Budget Lopsided for US Ports

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) expressed its dissatisfaction with President Oba...

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Obama proposes new oil tax to fund clean transport project

U.S. President Barack Obama has revealed what the White House calls a ‘bold plan’ to rej...

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Obama Pushes for Icebreaker Fleet Expansion

The United States President Barack Obama has proposed to accelerate the acquisition of new icebreake...

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Obama Pushes for Icebreaker Fleet Expansion

The United States President Barack Obama has proposed to accelerate the acquisition of new icebreake...

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Hillary Clinton stands against Arctic drilling

Hillary Clinton, a Democratic candidate for the President of the United States, has expressed her co...

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Sen. Murkowski calls for more lease sales offshore Alaska

U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, criticized the Obama administration’s “lack of consulta...

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Call for Obama to prevent seismic surveys in Atlantic Ocean

Seventy five scientists from Cornell, Duke, the New England Aquarium, Stanford, the University of No...

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Senator Questions Obama Funding Changes

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), yesterday criticized President Obama’s FY2016 budget for dimini...

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API: Obama’s methane regulations unnecessary

The vast majority of natural gas collection and processing facilities have methane leak rates of les...

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API: Obama’s methane regulations unnecessary

The vast majority of natural gas collection and processing facilities have methane leak rates of les...

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NOIA: Obama’s plan locks away 87% of offshore areas

The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) a U.S.-based national trade association representin...

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