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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Laguna Beach council votes down offshore oil, gas drilling; first Orange County city to oppose Trump plan

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Nov 092017
 

The resolution was supported by the Center for Biological Diversity, which has organized a series of California resolutions opposing offshore drilling and fracking … to the April 2010 BP explosion in the Gulf of Mexico and the May 2015 oil spill off …
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T&T oil leak could be from offshore rig -minister

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Oct 192017
 

Minister of Planning and Development, Camille Robinson-Regis. (Trinidad Guardian) Preliminary investigations have revealed that the source of the oil spill that occurred in Chaguaramas over the weekend can be an offshore rig. This was yesterday disclosed …
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Extreme weather and hurricanes do not mix with offshore drilling – The Hill

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Oct 042017
 

The Hill

Extreme weather and hurricanes do not mix with offshore drilling
The Hill
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria are difficult reminders that people, property and infrastructure along our coast are highly vulnerable to catastrophic damage from increasingly extreme weather events. But what has not been discussed enough is how more …

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Berkeley City Council Passes Resolution Against Offshore Fracking, Drilling

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Sep 132017
 

The Berkeley resolution calls for: A ban on new drilling, fracking, and other well stimulation in federal and state waters off the California coast, No new federal oil and gas leases in the Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic oceans and the eastern Gulf of Mexico …
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Federal Court Rejects Trump Administration’s Attempt to Dismiss Case Challenging Offshore Fracking in California

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Jul 172017
 

not blow them off so oil companies can keep using this hazardous process in fragile coastal environments.” The Trump administration argued that the approval of offshore fracking and acidizing at all active oil and gas leases in the Pacific Ocean was not …
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Trump Officials Urged To Stop Dumping Of Offshore Fracking Waste Into Gulf Of Mexico

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Jul 122017
 

A Trump administration proposal to continue allowing oil companies to dump unlimited amounts of offshore fracking chemicals into the Gulf of Mexico violates federal law and threatens imperiled marine wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity warned …
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Massive offshore oil well leaked 10,500 litres into the ocean off Australia’s coast for TWO MONTHS – but officials ‘covered it up’ and still won’t reveal where it happened

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May 182017
 

The leak went on for up to 60 days and spilled oil at a rate of up to 175 litres a day, a spokesman told Daily Mail Australia. But Nopsema declined to reveal exactly where the spill occurred or the company involved, only that it occurred in the North West …
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Trump’s Offshore Energy Order Could Impact Gulf of Mexico

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May 102017
 

US oil production has boomed in recent years, primarily because of improved drilling techniques such as fracking that have opened up production … selection of leases in the western and central Gulf of Mexico and Alaska’s Cook Inlet, leaving contested …
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Offshore fracking? Baker Hughes builds deep-water tool

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May 012017
 

It uses sleeves that can be set in multiple positions and balls that control the flow of oil and fracking liquids and eliminates the … on a first-ever 15-stage deep-water completion in the Gulf of Mexico, Baker Hughes said.
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