The coastal plain on Alaska’s North Slope is one of the most untouched ecosystems in America.
Oil companies obtained rights to the area before the giant reef was discovered.
This week, the California Air Resources Board released new regulations to extend the Cap and Trade program that began in 2006 -- a move that will help bolster the governor's plan to keep California on a path toward clean energy and climate leadership.
Government Manipulation and Resource Extraction Threaten Indigenous People's Sacred Bond With Nature in Ecuador
In work being published by Comparative Politics early in 2017, West and I found that Ecuador's indigenous people have stronger
Sure it's worth celebrating but don't pop the champagne just yet. If we're going to truly begin tackling the climate crisis (and protect wildlife and coastal communities from oil spills) we need to halt all new offshore drilling.
'Knee-deep in Blood': Protestors Disrupt New Orleans Oil and Gas Lease Sale and Prognosticate a Frightening Future
As the protestors protested, for the better part of an hour, the oil men and oil women, dressed in suits of blue and gray, sat back in their folding chairs and tap-tapped on their smart phones, while drinking the complimentary coffee and looking nonplused.
It announced that it will not maintain any active rigs in the Bakken shale region in 2016 and also announced production cuts of 15-20 percent and a capital spending reduction of 80 percent.
Drilling in Big Cypress: Rejected Bush Plan to Purchase Florida Mineral Rights Looks Genius in Retrospect
Although state and federal government may limit the scope of oil drilling activities by permit to protect public health and
In addition to slower revenue growth and cascading margins, liquidity is another area of softness to watch in the oil and gas industry.
Since January, when Obama's Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management announced its proposal to allow drilling leases off the Atlantic Coast from Virginia to Georgia beginning in 2017, opposition to the dangerous plan has mounted.