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130 Scientists Condemn Flawed Review Process For LNG Project

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Originally published on the ECOreport They come from the West Coast, as far south as California, as north as Alaska, and as east as the Atlantic coast. Their joint letter refers to “Misrepresentation,”  “lack of information,” and “Disregard for science that was not funded by the proponent.” Scientists condemn the flawed review process for Lelu Island, at the mouth [&hellip

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BP’s Bight oil drilling approvals process is ‘flawed’, says Nick Xenophon

A spill at BP’s drilling campaign could impact the southern coast. Photo: supplied “There needs to be a proper process for approval for this: leaving it to one authority where there doesn’t seem to be any appropriate oversight by the Parliament …
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Meta-Analysis: Nearly All Studies Used To Promote Biofuels Are Flawed & Need To Be Redone

Nearly all of the studies that have been used to promote the deployment of biofuels over the past two decades are flawed and need to be redone, according to the findings of a new meta-analysis of more than 100 research papers published on the subject over recent years. The comprehensive study review — coming to

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‘Flawed’ oil spill drill offers lessons to state, feds – Poughkeepsie Journal

'Flawed' oil spill drill offers lessons to state, feds
Poughkeepsie Journal
Andrew Cuomo's administration has repeatedly sought to reassure the public about the state's handling of the sudden rise in crude oil transport, the Journal's report offers the first detailed account of the most comprehensive oil spill drill on the

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Flawed drilling gear still in use after BP oil spill, board says – Los Angeles Times


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Flawed drilling gear still in use after BP oil spill, board says
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Design problems with a blowout prevention system contributed to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig disaster, and the same equipment is still commonly used in drilling four years after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to a report issued by the
New report on BP oil spill points to faulty blowout preventer proceduresWashington Post
BP oil spill report cites risks for blowout preventersUSA TODAY
Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Linked to Failed Blowout PreventerWall Street Journal
The Guardian –Oil & Gas Journal –ABC News
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Bioenergy targets based on flawed science: report – Reuters India

“It is widely assumed that bioenergy is inherently carbon-neutral. However, this assumption is flawed,” said the Scientific Committee of the European Environment Agency, the European Union’s environment watchdog. “The potential consequences of …
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Transocean: Coast Guard Gulf Oil Spill Report Flawed – Huffingtonpost.com

— The owner of the oil rig that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico last year said Wednesday that a Coast Guard report that faults the company for a poor safety culture and other shortcomings that preceded the disaster is full of errors. Transocean said in a …
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