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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 )

Cal
- 672 days ago - latimes.com
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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Comments

Azaima A. (218)
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. (7)
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
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
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!
 

Roger M. (0)
Monday September 17, 2012, 11:50 am
Good.
 

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

Ruth R. (215)
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. (211)
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.

EARTH CRY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jppmMcjgWS0
 

Nimue P. (220)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 10:16 pm
Good.
 
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