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Canada Approves Northern Gateway Oil Pipeline To Pacific Coast

Canada Approves Northern Gateway Oil Pipeline To Pacific Coast

Canada’s government on Tuesday approved a controversial proposed pipeline to the Pacific Coast that would allow oil to be shipped to Asia

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Deepwater Horizon Oil On Shore Identified, Even Years Later

Deepwater Horizon Oil On Shore Identified, Even Years Later

Years after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil spill, oil continues to wash ashore as oil-soaked “sand patties,” persists in salt marshes abutting the Gulf of Mexico, and questions remain about how much oil has been deposited on the seafloor.

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Explosion Sparks Fire On Oil Tanker Off Japanese Coast

Explosion Sparks Fire On Oil Tanker Off Japanese Coast

An explosion on an oil tanker off the Japanese coast set off a huge fire Thursday and left the vessel’s captain missing. The tanker wasn’t loaded when the blast went off Thursday morning, the coast guard said, reducing fears of a major environmental disaster.

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No Ocean-Borne Radiation From Fukushima Detected On West Coast Shoreline

No Ocean-Borne Radiation From Fukushima Detected On West Coast Shoreline

Scientists working together on Kelp Watch 2014 announced today that the West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, following their analysis of the first collection of kelp samples along the western U.S. coastline.

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Arctic Oil: It Is Madness to Celebrate a New Source of Fossil Fuels

Arctic Oil: It Is Madness to Celebrate a New Source of Fossil Fuels

After months of delays, Russian state-owned oil and gas company Gazprom has announced that the first ever shipment of oil from offshore Arctic waters has begun the journey to Europe.

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Keep Shell Oil Out Of The Arctic!

Keep Shell Oil Out Of The Arctic!

Be the change: Keep Shell Oil Out Of The Arctic! A NRDC call to action, supported by Robert Redford.

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Spain’s Oil Deposits And Fracking Sites Trigger Energy Gold Rush

Spain’s Oil Deposits And Fracking Sites Trigger Energy Gold Rush

Major offshore oil discoveries and prospects for shale gas extraction are generating excitement and resistance.

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25 Years After Exxon Valdez Spill, Environmental Advocates Say Oil Laws Outdated

25 Years After Exxon Valdez Spill, Environmental Advocates Say Oil Laws Outdated

Environmental advocates say the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez disaster is a reminder of the need to update regulations on the oil industry, as well as the risks that linger.

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25 Years Later, Exxon Valdez Spill Effects Linger

25 Years Later, Exxon Valdez Spill Effects Linger

Before the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico, there was the Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska, at the time the nation’s largest oil spill.

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