Negotiators work on offshore gas

Kamalick, Joe
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business Americas;10/2/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports the House and senate negotiators continuing talks on an offshore oil and gas bill. It reports that the final resolution may have to await a special session of congress in December. The article further reports that House measure opens vast reaches off the east and west coasts to oil and gas drilling and that the conservative Senate offshore bill would open some 8m acres in the eastern US Gulf to new development.


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