Lawsuit Launched Against Trump Administration for Approving Dumping of Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf of Mexico

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Dec 092017
 

DALLAS, Dec. 7, 2017 — The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for allowing oil companies to dump waste from fracking and drilling into the Gulf of Mexico without evaluating the dangers …
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The Giant Iceberg That Broke off Antarctica Has Disintegrated Into Pieces, Raising Major Concerns Among Scientists – Newsweek

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Dec 052017
 

Newsweek

The Giant Iceberg That Broke off Antarctica Has Disintegrated Into Pieces, Raising Major Concerns Among Scientists
Newsweek
Antarctica's fastest-melting glacier had an iceberg break off more than two months ago. That iceberg—around 100 square miles—disintegrated into several smaller icebergs in a pattern scientists did not expect. An animation using satellite images of
Incredible footage of Irishman breaking world record run across Antarctic glacierIrish Post
Giant Iceberg Four Times The Size Of Manhattan Is Breaking Off From Pine Island Glacier In AntarcticaThe Inquisitr

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Hole in pipeline leaks oil into Louisiana marsh

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Dec 022017
 

NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. Coast Guard says a hole in a pipeline has leaked oil into a marsh about 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of New Orleans. XTO Energy spokesman Jeremy Eikenberry said Friday that the leak occurred Nov. 22 on a flow line, which …
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Wellsite pipeline leak spills 560 barrels of oil emulsion into Alberta swamp

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Nov 232017
 

CALGARY — The Alberta Energy Regulator says a pipeline owned by Calgary-based Mount Bastion Oil & Gas Corp. has leaked about 560 barrels of an oil and water mixture at a northern Alberta wellsite. AER spokesman Jordan Fitzgerald says the regulator has …
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OPEC who? US oil producers are moving into the Asian market

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Nov 012017
 

Some energy commentators believe the fracking boom has helped the U.S. take the title of … America’s only deep-water tanker port in the Gulf of Mexico. “The emergence of the U.S. as a significant exporter to Europe or Asia will only be progressive …
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Oil spills into Jones Falls, causes sheen on Inner Harbor water

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Oct 252017
 

Yost added that BGE is “working closely with local and environmental authorities to ensure the leak is contained and full environmental remediation is complete.” The U.S. Coast Guard estimates that about 50 gallons of lube oil spilled from a stormwater …
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Lube Oil, 41,000 Gallons of Sewage Leak into the Jones Falls Over Weekend

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Oct 242017
 

Baltimore’s Jones Falls and Inner Harbor took a beating this weekend and on Monday, with an underground sewage leak and a 50-gallon oil spill to boot. Blue Water Baltimore’s water quality team spotted the oil spill Friday morning, according to a video …
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2 missing, oil leaking into Gulf of Mexico after barge fire near Port Aransas

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Oct 212017
 

Two crew members are missing and oil is spilling about 3 miles off the coast of Port Aransas after a barge caught fire Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Two crew members are missing and oil is spilling about 3 miles off the coast …
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Oil From Broken Pipe Leaks Into Gulf Off Louisiana Coast

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Oct 152017
 

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to an oil leak off the coast of Louisiana. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said in a news release Friday that oil spewed out of a fractured underwater pipe in the Gulf of Mexico about 64 kilometers (40 …
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Punctured gas line cause of oil leak into brook in Berlin

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Oct 032017
 

BERLIN — An abandoned gas line was identified Monday as the source of an oil leak into a brook that feeds Silver Lake. Dennis Schain, spokesman for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, said Monday the oil leak was reported Friday …
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