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Palm Oil Set For Better Fortunes After Pandemic Wrecked Bull Run

Palm oil is heading for a recovery in the second half on improving global demand and dwindling output, months after the coronavirus shattered the tropical oil’s stunning bull run.

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Russian Firm Plugs Waste Discharge After Unprecedented Oil Leak In Arctic

Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel said on Sunday it had stopped the discharge of wastewater from one of its Arctic facilities, one month after an unprecedented fuel leak nearby sparked a state of …

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Total reviewing pipeline to Grandpuits oil refinery after leaks

French energy group Total is conducting an audit of a pipeline that supplies its Grandpuits refinery near Paris following leaks in recent years, a spokesman said on Friday.

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Russia oil spill into Arctic river spurs Putin to declare state of emergency after 20,000 tons leak

A state of emergency has been declared by Russian President Vladimir Putin after tens of thousands of diesel fuel leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle …

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A Decade After Deepwater Horizon, Oil Still Flows From This Prolific Patch In The Gulf Of Mexico

A decade ago this week, BP’s drillers on the Deepwater Horizon platform lost control of a well they were drilling called Macondo, which blew out and ignited an explosion that killed 11 on the rig and …

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Ten Years After Huge US Oil Spill, Fears Of Offshore Drilling Persist

A decade later, the practice of deepwater drilling remains widespread off the lengthy coasts of the United States. While government oversight was tightened in the wake of the environmental disaster, …

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RPT-Shell restarts U.S. offshore oil hub after pipeline leak

Royal Dutch Shell Plc resumed production at its 100,000-barrel-per-day Perdido deepwater hub in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday, ending a days-long halt caused by an onshore pipeline leak. Perdido …

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Keystone XL oil pipeline faces ‘significant hurdle’ after losing key permit; work continues at US-Canada border

Judge Brian Morris said the US Army Corps of Engineers failed to adequately consider effects on endangered species in rivers the pipeline would cross.

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First Gulf-wide survey of oil pollution completed 10 years after Deepwater Horizon

This year marks the end of that funding. “Long-term monitoring studies such as these are important for early warning of oil pollution leaks and are vital for determining impacts to the environment in …

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