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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State to plug leaking oil well on Allen County farm

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May 072017
 

LIMA — A state agency has agreed to plug an abandoned oil well on an Allen County farm that was found to be leaking last month. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas, has entered into an agreement to plug the Brenneman Farms …
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Pressure tests to determine leaks may not have been done at oil well by house that blew up

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Apr 292017
 

Pressure tests that detect whether underground oil and gas pipelines are leaking may not have been done around a newly re-started well 178 feet from the house that exploded in Firestone, the Denver Post has learned. But state rules for the oil and gas …
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Gas Leak At BP Oil Well In Alaska Has Been Stopped

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Apr 222017
 

A spokesman for Alaska’s local authorities said the clean-up would only begin after the leak from the oil well had stopped. There is no estimation of the volume of oil spilled or the amount of natural gas that is still coming from the wellhead. BP said …
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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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Responders wrest control of leaking BP oil and gas well in Alaska’s Prudhoe Bay area

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Apr 172017
 

Agencies and company emergency responders have got under control a BP oil and gas well that had been leaking since Friday morning in Alaska’s Prudhoe Bay area. BP spokesman Brett Clanton said the “unified command” of agencies had “killed the well …
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BP Well in Alaska Stops Leaking Oil, Continues to Release Gas

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Apr 162017
 

BP PLC’s out of control well on the North Slope of Alaska stopped leaking oil on Sunday but continues to release natural gas, according to the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation. Crews haven’t been able to fully shut down the well, which …
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BP trying to get leaking oil well under control on Alaska’s North Slope

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Apr 162017
 

A BP oil and gas production well in Alaska’s North Slope blew out Friday morning, and on Saturday afternoon, the well was still not under control as responders fought freezing temperatures and winds gusting up to 38 mph. Efforts to get the well under …
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Abandoned oil well springs leak in American Township

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Apr 112017
 

LIMA — A homeowner smelling crude oil from a creek that ran alongside the property helped find a leak on an old oil well Saturday. The leak has been contained. “We got the call from 8050 Elida Road. Any time there is any type of product in a waterway …
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DEP sues townships over fracking wastewater disposal well bans

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Mar 302017
 

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is asking a state court for immediate protection against two tiny townships whose local charters claim to allow the communities to fine DEP for issuing permits for oil and gas wastewater disposal …
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