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US oil drilling ends fraught 2020 at pre-shale levels

The crisis that enveloped the oil industry in 2020 can be measured in various ways, but in the US there may be no better single gauge than the tally of drilling rigs operating across the world’s …

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Drilling And Fracking Accelerates Ahead U.S. Election

Ahead of what could be an industry-changing presidential election in the US, a Rystad Energy analysis reveals that drilling and fracking activity has accelerated …

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The Epitome Of Stupidity: Oil Companies Chill The Ground In Alaska So They Can Keep Drilling

ConocoPhillips and other oil companies operating in Alaska’s North Slope are working to keep the permafrost from melting so they can continue to extract the oil that leads to the permafrost melting in the first place.

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U.S. Onshore Oil Production To Fall Amid Slowdown In Drilling

Oil production from the US lower 48 states, excluding Gulf of Mexico, peaked at 9.2 million barrels per day in August and is expected to fall in the next couple of months as drilling slowed down …

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Shell Halts Offshore Drilling as U.S. Gulf Coast Braces for Hurricane

It was about 280 miles (450 km) east-southeast from the mouth of the Mississippi River and moving at 13 mph, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. At 11 a.m. EDT (1500 …

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Donald Trump extends moratorium on offshore drilling in Gulf of Mexico as he visits Florida

Trump used a trip to Florida to propose extending a moratorium on offshore drilling in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.

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Trump pauses oil drilling off SC, Georgia, Florida after years of support

Trump signed an order in an afternoon event that he said would lengthen a drilling moratorium on the west coast of Florida and expand it to the Atlantic coasts of …

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Trump’s secret plan to open Florida to offshore oil drilling must be stopped | Opinion

The Trump administration’s plans to wait until after the November election and then push for oil drilling in federal waters off Florida’s coast should be at the forefront of Florida voters’ minds in …

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Report Slams Drilling Oversight, Tells of Fracking’s Impact

A grand jury investigation into Pennsylvania’s large natural gas drilling industry released Thursday by state Attorney General Josh Shapiro has found systematic failures in state departments …

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Report Slams Pa. Drilling Oversight, Tells of Fracking’s Impact

A grand jury investigation into Pennsylvania’s large natural gas drilling industry released Thursday by state Attorney General Josh Shapiro has found systematic failures in state departments regulatin …

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