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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BP’s leaking Alaska well stops spraying crude oil, still emitting gas

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Apr 192017
 

A well operated by BP Exploration Alaska on Alaska’s frigid North Slope is no longer spraying crude oil after leaks were discovered on Friday morning. To view the full article, register now. According to the Environment Protection Agency who made a …
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They Told A Fracking Company To Go Away. 3 Years Later, They’re Still in Court.

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Apr 182017
 

When Stacy Long learned in 2013 that a drilling company planned to dump its wastewater into an abandoned gas well two and a half miles from her house, she knew nothing about fracking, had never protested anything, and her legal knowledge amounted to zilch.
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Are Pipelines Safe? Saskatchewan Oil Leak Source Still Unknown As Canadian Authorities Prepare To Evacuate Spill Area

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Jan 252017
 

Canadian authorities continued clean-up operations Tuesday after last week’s massive oil spill on an aboriginal reserve as crews began preparations to evacuate the site in order to determine the source of the leak, Saskatchewan officials said. The …
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Location of oil leak into Pawcatuck River found; source still unknown

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Jan 222017
 

WESTERLY — The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and U.S. Coast Guard are continuing to investigate after a leaking pipe along the banks of the Pawcatuck River left the downtown portion of the waterway covered in “a thin film” of …
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Methane’s On The Rise, But Regulations To Stop Gas Leaks Still Debated

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Jan 032017
 

Recent research shows that leaks from the natural gas supply chain are more widespread than previously thought. But the oil and gas industry believes the government is overreaching. That debate is likely to flare up when President-elect Donald Trump takes …
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BP’s U.K. Oil Field Clair Still Shut Following Leak at Sea

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Oct 052016
 

BP Plc’s Clair offshore field near the U.K.’s Shetland Islands is still shut following an oil leak. BP, which operates the field, said it wants to be “completely certain” the technical issue that caused the leak on Oct. 2 has been resolved before …
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Taylor Energy: Still Leaking Oil and Still Secretive

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Sep 212016
 

As oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico appears to intensify, Taylor Energy breaches terms of its settlement agreement. Despite signing a settlement agreement in September 2015 that requires increased transparency around the oil leak that has been ongoing since …
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Media Still Getting It Wrong: Wastewater from Fracking Isn’t Causing Oklahoma Earthquakes

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Sep 202016
 

Major media outlets are blaming a recent magnitude 5.6 earthquake that struck near Pawnee, Oklahoma on the disposal of hydraulic fracturing wastewater, proving once again many news editors know very little about the science behind hydraulic fracturing and …
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Crews dig up breached Husky pipeline, but cause of oil leak still unknown

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Jul 312016
 

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. – The Saskatchewan government says the breach that leaked up to 250,000 litres of oil and other material into a river earlier this month has finally been found, but word on what caused it will have to wait. Laurie Pushor, the deputy …
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