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Shell Abandons Alaska Offshore Drilling Efforts Until Next Year

Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, ARCTIC OIL DRILLINGhabitatdestruction, habitat, green, GoodNews, ecosystems )

- 1166 days ago -
Shell Alaska said Monday it has abandoned its efforts to drill into hydrocarbon deposits in the offshore Arctic after the latest in a series of glitches on the company's troubled oil containment barge resulted in damage...

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Azaima A. (217)
Monday September 17, 2012, 8:12 am
long enough for the eye of the press to move on

Daniel Partlow (189)
Monday September 17, 2012, 8:50 am
A slight reprieve. thank God!

Sue H. (6)
Monday September 17, 2012, 9:40 am
Again, I hope that mother nature will continue to confound them.

Roxy H. (340)
Monday September 17, 2012, 10:10 am
yay take any good news :) thanks cal

. (0)
Monday September 17, 2012, 10:34 am
All this tells me is Shell is unprepared, and the possibility of a disaster -unless they get their act together, is always a a possibility.

Rosie Lopez (73)
Monday September 17, 2012, 10:44 am
thanks cal!

Past Member (0)
Monday September 17, 2012, 11:50 am

Carol H. (229)
Monday September 17, 2012, 2:54 pm
good, thank you Cal. noted

Ruth R. (233)
Monday September 17, 2012, 9:05 pm
Thanks to an ice threat, the shell has stopped. This shell is up to something, better beware, better prepare, better take care.

Elaya Raja (39)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 12:44 am
Signed and noted

greenplanet e. (157)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 1:10 am
Abandon forever, I hope.

We need to stop or almost stop using fossil fuels.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 3:00 am
That's good news.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 3:01 am
Thank God.

Pam Choate (8)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 9:06 am
Let's hope not a day too late.

Aletta Kraan (146)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 12:54 pm
Good , hope they never will !!!

Dave C. (237)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 1:58 pm
wish it were permanent.....

Terry V. (30)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 4:15 pm
They can start on the 12th of NEVER.


Nimue Pendragon (325)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 10:16 pm
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