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BP, Shell Seal Largest Exploration Deals in Nova Scotia


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, BP, habitat, destruction, protection )

Cher
- 761 days ago - canada.com
Fresh from pleading guilty to criminal misconduct in the Gulf Coast and paying US$4.5-billion in penalties, BP said it successfully bid for four deepwater exploration blocks offshore Nova Scotia and committed to spend $1.05-billion in the hopes of



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Nyack Clancy (451)
Monday November 19, 2012, 5:33 am
Noted- thanks Cher
 

Danuta Watola (1216)
Monday November 19, 2012, 7:46 am
noted
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Monday November 19, 2012, 8:42 am
Nothing like going backwards. They could have put in a wind station.
 

Julie E. (371)
Monday November 19, 2012, 9:17 am
Noted.
 

Janet R. (34)
Monday November 19, 2012, 1:00 pm
How stupid of Nova Scotia; they will learn the hard way and their marine life will suffer.
 

Christeen Anderson (549)
Monday November 19, 2012, 1:28 pm
This is terrible. Can we stop it?
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Monday November 19, 2012, 2:04 pm
Being an English co, it's not surprising(though disheartening) that Canada would give them drilling rights.
 

Stella Gamboni (17)
Monday November 19, 2012, 7:42 pm
Maybe they'll get it right this time.
 

Laurie H. (730)
Monday November 19, 2012, 7:55 pm
What's wrong with alternative, safe,clean energy???????? Why turn the clock back---how about looking to the future???
 

Tom Sullivan (98)
Monday November 19, 2012, 9:06 pm
There goes another coastline
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Monday November 19, 2012, 9:43 pm
NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! NEW LOGICAL AND EFFECTIVE PETIONS PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!NOT NOVIA SCOTIA TOO!!!!!!!
 

Michael Kirkby (86)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 6:39 am
Everywhere these companies go; ruin and disaster is sure to follow. Did Nova Scotia learn anything from the contamination of its aquifers and drinking water due to leaky tanks at service stations? Weren't enough people made seriously ill due to this contamination. It took years of fighting and government stalling before they finally admitted it. I don't remember if restitution was ever made. If it wasn't then that is another crime.
 

Sue H. (1)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 8:37 am
The link to that site is not working, just get the twirling green circle. Noted the article though.
 

Anna M. (18)
Tuesday November 20, 2012, 9:43 am

Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together.
All things connect.
Chief Seattle, 1854
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When all the trees have been cut down,
When all the animals have been hunted,
When all the waters are polluted,
When all the air is unsafe to breathe,
Only then will you discover
You cannot eat money.
Cree Prophecy
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Treat the earth well.
It was not given to you by your parents,
it was loaned to you by your children.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors
We borrow it from our Children.
Ancient Indian Proverb
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The price of anything is the amount of life exchanged for it.
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It seems Corporate planetcide will be allowed as long as enough money is moving among the OnePercenters
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 12:22 pm
This is so wrong.....
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday December 10, 2012, 5:11 am
noted, thank you Cher
 
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