Tiny Moose Road Residence Frames Stunning Views of Ukiah Valley in California

April 10, 2014 by  
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Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico on the Rise as Oil Prices Continue to Climb

March 5, 2012 by  
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After the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico two years ago — which was the worst oil spill in the country’s history — President Barack Obama placed a moratorium on all new offshore drilling ventures to provide time to research safer drilling practices. That moratorium was lifted about a year ago, and now drilling is back in business and going strong. Some say that the amount of oil rigs in operation will soon surpass the number of rigs drilling before the accident. At the forefront of the new boom is our old friend British Petroleum, the company that is currently settling out of court with victims of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. BP currently has five oil rigs open and drilling in the Gulf, and it expect to have three more fired up and ready to go by the end of the year. Read the rest of Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico on the Rise as Oil Prices Continue to Climb Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bp oil spill , deepwater horizon oil spill , environmental impact of offshore oil drilling , gulf of mexico , Gulf oil spill , moratorium on offshore drilling , offshore oil drilling , offshore oil production , offshore oil rig , offshore oil rig risks , offshore oil risks , offshore oil well , oil rig , risk of oil spill , risks

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US Plans First Sales of Offshore Oil Leases in Gulf Since BP Spill

August 22, 2011 by  
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For the first time since the BP oil spill last spring and summer, the Department of the Interior will offer for sale offshore oil leases in the Gulf of Mexico , New York Times reports. Some changes have been put in place, with the intention that parcels purchased are actually drilled and not hoarded…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Déjà Vu All Over Again: Offshore Oil Platform Explodes in Gulf of Mexico [Update]

September 2, 2010 by  
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Image: Google Maps Thankfully, No Deaths This Time An offshore oil platform exploded and caught fire today in the Gulf of Mexico. It is located about 80 miles off the Louisiana coast, west of the site of BP’s massive oil spill.

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