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SHELL OIL : Sandy Causes 300,000-Gallon Diesel Spill Into Water Near New Jersey
World  (tags: shell oil, oil, oil spill, us, sandy, new jersey, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, oceans, SustainableDevelopment, environment, oil )

- 2359 days ago -
A major oil spill has occurred in the strait of water separating Staten Island, NYC and the state of New Jersey. The spill, of more than 300,000 gallons of diesel fuel, reportedly occurred in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Panel: Massive Oil Spill Could Happen Again
World  (tags: oil spill, disaster, government, presidential panel )

- 3025 days ago -
Decisions intended to save time and money created an unreasonable amount of risk that triggered the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history, a disaster that could happen again without significant reforms by industry and government, the presidential pan
BP Back to Profit After Oil Spill
World  (tags: BP, oil, profit, oil spill )

- 3089 days ago -
Oil giant BP has announced a return to profit in the three months to September after last quarter's record loss.
BP Oil Spill: Permanent Seal Only Hours Away, Say US Officials
World  (tags: BP Oil Spill, seal, us, gulf, mexico, oil spill )

- 3136 days ago -
The final solution to BP's oil well spill could be in place by Sunday, five months after the deadly explosion spewed 5m barrels of crude into the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama administration said today.
BP Chief Tony Hayward to Face MPs on Gulf Oil Spill
World  (tags: BP, Tony Hayward, MP, gulf, oil spill, mexico )

- 3138 days ago -
BP's departing boss Tony Hayward will face questions from MPs later about the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Researchers Say They Saw 22-Mile Hydrocarbon Plume in Gulf
World  (tags: Research, hydrocarbon plume, Gulf, oil spill )

- 3164 days ago -
Scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution said they detected a plume of hydrocarbons in June that was at least 22 miles long and more than 3,000 feet below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico, a residue of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Nigerians Dying at 40 in Niger Delta?
World  (tags: africa, Niger, oil spill, contaminated, polluted, air, water, land, fish, die at 40, Niger Delta, suffer, ecosystem, Shell, death, humanrights )

- 3166 days ago -
The water they use for washing or cooking is polluted, fish is scarce and contaminated. Agricultural lands are unfit for cultivation. And the air is polluted by flaring or the burning of natural gas out of oil.
Deepwater Horizon Alarms Were Switched Off 'to Help Workers Sleep'
World  (tags: death, government, oil, oil spill, Gulf of Mexico, BP )

- 3190 days ago -
Vital warning systems on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig were switched off at the time of the explosion in order to spare workers being woken by false alarms, a federal investigation has heard.
Oil Spill in China Worsens
World  (tags: china, oil spill, BP )

- 3191 days ago -
We continue to keep a close watch on the development of the oil spill in Dalian, China, which has already cost the life of a firemen and continues to grow, posing an increasingly severe threat to the area's coastal ecosystem.
South Korea's Worst Oil Spill Blackens Coast
World  (tags: South Korea, oil spill, clean up )

- 4148 days ago -
South Korean workers using skimmers and containment fences battled on Saturday to clean up the worst oil spill in the country's history, as the slick washed ashore near a nature preserve on the west coast.

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