US scuppers Shell's hopes of drilling Alaskan Arctic
- Government Delays Shell's Drilling Operations in the Arctic. HUDSON, AUDREY // Human Events;8/6/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 29, p8
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. government to delay the drilling operations of oil and gas firm Shell in the Arctic. Over 4 billion U.S. dollars were spent by Shell on the exploratory drilling program to tap an estimated 20 billion barrels of oil. The Arctic drilling plans have...
- Shell's bid to drill for oil in Alaska on ice. Rob Davies // Daily Mail;1/24/2014, p73
SHELL'S controversial plan to drill for oil in the Alaskan Arctic has been thrown into disarray yet again after a US court judgment went against the Anglo-Dutch firm.
- Activists celebrate after Shell scraps drilling off Alaska. Jonathan Prynn // Evening Standard;9/28/2015, p24
GREEN campaigners today called on President Obama to ban all oil and gas exploration in the American Arctic after Shell abandoned its Alaskan drilling programme.
- Double US blow for Shell's Arctic plans. James Ashton // Evening Standard;1/ 9/2013, p37
SHELL'S plans to drill in the Arctic have suffered a dual blow after the US government ordered a review of its plans to drill off the Alaskan coast, and the US Coast Guard ordered an investigation into the recent grounding of its oil rig in the region. The review potentially threatens Shell's...
- Moody's: Shell's Quitting Arctic Drilling Called Credit Negative for Alaska. Glazier, Kyle // Bond Buyer;10/6/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34389, p1
Royal Dutch Shell's decision to walk away from its unsuccessful drilling efforts in the Alaskan Arctic is credit negative for Alaska, Moody's Investors Service said Monday.
- Shell shifts focus to Alaska. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;9/2/2014, pA02
The energy giant filed a revised plan with the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for Arctic drilling but said that it is still unsure if it will actually drill in the Chukchi Sea off the Alaskan coast. Shell has faced setbacks in Alaska and stopped drilling in '13 to fix a ship damaged in '12....
- Chilling Conclusions. // Onearth;Summer2003, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p42
Reports on conclusions of a study by a National Research Council-formed committee about how oil drilling has affected the environment in the Alaskan arctic. Release of findings two weeks before the U.S. Senate voted against opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to drilling.
- Climate Catches 'Huge Break' as Shell Calls It Quits in the Arctic. Queally, Jon // Econews;Oct/Nov2015, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p6
A reprint of the article "Climate Catches "Huge Breat" as Shell Calls It Quits in the Arctic," by Jon Queally is presented, which was published online at CommonDreams.org. It explains the decision of Royal Dutch Shell oil company to stop its Chukchi Sea oil exploration drilling in the Alaskan...
- Senate, House go head to head. // Power Economics;May2002, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p11
Reports on the negotiation between Senate and House committees in the U.S. Passage of an energy bill by the Senate; Provisions of the bill; Call of Alaskans and oil majors for a congressional approval to explore and drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.