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Report: Leaking fuel sparked fire on ship near Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board says leaking fuel that touched a hot surface … $ 20 million in damage and spread quickly because fuel and lube oil valves were intentionally blocked open. They also blamed the failure …

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Shipping Giant’s Containment Plan Is Leaking Badly -Opinion

Little wonder the shares tanked as much as 12 percent. Maersk once viewed owning both oil and shipping assets as way to stabilize earnings: cash flows from rising oil prices offset the burden of increased shipping fuel costs. That was exposed as wishful …

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Oil leaking into Mystic River in Boston believed to be coming from Eversource pipe

A dive operation to determine the location of an oil leak in Mystic River near the Alford Street bridge was postponed Monday due to weather conditions, the Coast Guard said. The dielectric oil is believed to be coming from an Eversource Energy cable …

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Consumer Watchdog Demands That State Oil Regulators Publicly Reveal Leaking California Oil Wells That Are Counted But Not Disclosed

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Consumer Watchdog urged Governor Jerry Brown to direct state oil regulators to publicly post all oil well leaks in the state after learning that the state is tracking all spills from wells of …

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Leaking oil well from the 1900’s getting a long awaited new cap in Summerland

The long awaited Becker well capping project has begun in Summerland to fix and oil leak coming out of the sand. (John Palminteri/KEYT photo) SUMMERLAND, Calif. – The capping has begun on the Summerland coast where the Becker well has been leaking for years.

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Work to clean up leaking oil off Summerland starts Monday

The leaking oil from the Becker well in Summerland waters will finally be capped and sealed off starting Monday. (photo: Heal the Ocean) SUMMERLAND, Calif. – After years of community pressure, one of the big polluting wells off the Summerland coast will be …

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Far More Methane Leaking at Oil, Gas Sites in Pennsylvania than Reported

Leaks of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, from oil and gas sites in Pennsylvania could be five times greater than industry reports to state regulators, according to a new analysis by the Environmental Defense Fund. Drawing from peer-reviewed research …

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China says sunken Iranian tanker may now be leaking heavy oil

BEIJING (Reuters) – A sunken Iranian oil tanker may be leaking heavy bunker fuel as well as light oil off the east coast of China and the best remedy was to recover the vessel, officials said on Friday. It was unclear how much bunker fuel was left aboard …

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Oil leaking from barrels dumped at Piha posed threat to water reservoir, say police

Piha residents found an unpleasant surprise this morning after 28 barrels – some filled with used oil – had been dumped at two car parks on Piha Rd. Some of the barrels had tipped over and spilt the oil on the ground. A police spokeswoman said that police …
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Semi Leaking Oil Causing Road Blockage on I-15 Near Clark Street in Pocatello

From an Idaho State Police Press Release at 8:15 AM: Idaho State Police is on scene northbound I-15 at mile marker 68, south of Clark Street, with a semi-truck hauling equipment that had leaked a large amount of oil. The right lane is blocked at this time.
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