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Remote Aerial Surveillance Systems Mission Specific Platforms. Explore for natural resource. Secure oil assets, refineries, pipelines, tankers and marinas. Safeguard the environment from oil spills.
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Coal Company Unlawfully Polluted West Virginia Water, Federal Judge Rules - ThinkProgress

Coal Company Unlawfully Polluted West Virginia Water, Federal Judge Rules - ThinkProgress | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
ThinkProgress Coal Company Unlawfully Polluted West Virginia Water, Federal Judge Rules ThinkProgress “If waterborne selenium concentrations are not reduced, reproductive toxicity will spiral out of control and fish populations will collapse.”...
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Somaliland: Foreign Commercial Oil Exploration To Trigger Further Conflict? - UNPO

Somaliland: Foreign Commercial Oil Exploration To Trigger Further Conflict? - UNPO | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
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Nigeria's oil industry at risk over high cost - IOCs - Vanguard News

Nigeria's oil industry at risk over high cost - IOCs - Vanguard News | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
ABUJA— International Oil Companies, IOCs, yesterday, warned that rising cost was threatening the growth and development of the Nigerian petroleum industry. This is even as independent and marginal fields' operators ...
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The Tyee – Alberta's Oil Legacy: Bad Air and Rare Cancers

The Tyee – Alberta's Oil Legacy: Bad Air and Rare Cancers | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Sickening carcinogens now saturate the province's Industrial Heartland, study finds.

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Major Oil Leak Raises Concerns About Ability of Pipeline Companies to Detect ... - FairWarning

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FairWarning
Questions abound over an 865,000-gallon oil spill discovered by a wheat farmer in northwestern North Dakota.
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Israeli Drones Fallin' from the Skies Like Flies: Third UAV Sabotaged by Hacking

Israeli Drones Fallin' from the Skies Like Flies: Third UAV Sabotaged by Hacking | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Israeli media have announced that the IAF has "lost" (Hebrew and English) yet another of its advanced drones, the Hermes-450, one of the most advanced of its fleet.  This marks the third vehicle lo...
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Colorado floods: 1900 oil and gas wells shut as crews check damage - Denver Post

Colorado floods: 1900 oil and gas wells shut as crews check damage - Denver Post | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
NBCNews.com Colorado floods: 1900 oil and gas wells shut as crews check damage Denver Post Crews are inspecting operations, conducting aerial and ground surveillance, identifying and determining locations of possible impairments, the association...
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Shell opens compensation talks over massive Nigeria oil spill

Shell opens compensation talks over massive Nigeria oil spill | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Port Harcourt, Nigeria (AFP) Sept 09, 2013 - Anglo-Dutch energy giant Shell held compensation talks in Nigeria on Monday with leaders of a community devastated by two massive oil spills in 2008, activists said.

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Drill and be damned? - Geologist warns of oil exploration risks - MaltaToday

Drill and be damned? - Geologist warns of oil exploration risks - MaltaToday | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Drill and be damned? - Geologist warns of oil exploration risks
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Lebanon's Grand Energy Plans at Risk From Political Inertia - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Lebanon's Grand Energy Plans at Risk From Political Inertia - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal (blog) Lebanon's Grand Energy Plans at Risk From Political Inertia Wall Street Journal (blog) “Eventually they will have to choose whether to stay in Lebanon or to opt for Israel which has already discovered commercial...
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Pipeline Safety Chief Says Regulatory Process Is 'Kind of Dying'

Pipeline Safety Chief Says Regulatory Process Is 'Kind of Dying' | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
With 'few tools to work with,' PHMSA's Jeffrey Wiese says he is creating a YouTube channel to persuade industry to voluntarily improve safety.
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Enbridge's Kalamazoo cleanup dredges up 3-year-old oil spill - Business - CBC News

Enbridge's Kalamazoo cleanup dredges up 3-year-old oil spill - Business - CBC News | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Three years after an Enbridge pipeline ruptured and spilled 3.3 million litres of oil into Michigan's Kalamazoo River, the company is still cleaning up and learning lessons about the way diluted bitumen behaves in fresh water.
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As oil comes ashore, environmental impact still unknown - Daily News - Galveston County

As oil comes ashore, environmental impact still unknown - Daily News - Galveston County | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
As oil comes ashore, environmental impact still unknown
Daily News - Galveston County
City officials said that no oil had been detected on the Gulf side beaches.
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Nigeria oil reserve drops to 35 bn barrels - Vanguard News

Nigeria oil reserve drops to 35 bn barrels - Vanguard News | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) said on Tuesday that Nigeria oil reserves had dropped from 40 billion to 35 billion barrels. A Director in the department, Mr George Osahon, made this known in an interview ...
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Contaminated Water Supplies, Health Concerns Accumulate With Fracking ... - Truth-Out

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Contaminated Water Supplies, Health Concerns Accumulate With Fracking ...
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Oil prices set for a fourth week of losses - CNBC.com

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Oil prices set for a fourth week of losses
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"I don't think the FOMC [Federal Open Market Committee] will be as important to oil as it has been in the past," said Phil Flynn, energy analyst at Price Futures Group in Chicago.
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Urethane Plug Kit - The Urethane Blog

Urethane Plug Kit - The Urethane Blog | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
The urethane conical plug kit includes one each of the 2", 3", and 4" diameter urethane conical plug spill control products in a convenient and reusable box. The polyurethane conical plugs are made of durable and chemical ...
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A Keystone Pipeline That's Ready to Roll - Businessweek

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A Keystone Pipeline That's Ready to Roll
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The aerial surveillance is conducted by Genscape, a private energy intelligence company based in Louisville.
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Federal Trial Over Gulf Oil Spill Resumes

Federal Trial Over Gulf Oil Spill Resumes | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
NEW ORLEANS — BP lied to the U.S. government and withheld information about the amount of oil spilling into the Gulf of Mexico after its well blew out in 2010, attorneys told a judge Monday.
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Double-hulled oil tankers are no failsafe against spills - rabble.ca (blog)

Double-hulled oil tankers are no failsafe against spills - rabble.ca (blog) | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
rabble.ca (blog) Double-hulled oil tankers are no failsafe against spills rabble.ca (blog) We were anticipating that the Conservative response to our press conference about the internal government activity, labeled "Northern Gateway Project,"...
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Coast Guard, Partners Complete Arctic Oil - MarineLink

Coast Guard, Partners Complete Arctic Oil - MarineLink | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Coast Guard, Partners Complete Arctic Oil
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The exercise involved air, surface and underwater assets to simulate the detection and recovery of oil from ice-strewn water. Assets included small unmanned aircraft ...
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Tullow Oil plc shares shoot to top of FTSE 100 on oil find - Offshore Technology International

Tullow Oil plc shares shoot to top of FTSE 100 on oil find - Offshore Technology International | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Tullow Oil plc shares shoot to top of FTSE 100 on oil find
Offshore Technology International
Energy and mining news: Tullow Oil, Glencore Xstrata, BG Group, Shale gas production and Gulf Keystone Petroleum.
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Utility: Claims from Calif. gas line blast $565M - Lebanon Daily News

Utility: Claims from Calif. gas line blast $565M - Lebanon Daily News | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
Utility: Claims from Calif. gas line blast $565M
Lebanon Daily News
11, 2010 file photo, a natural gas line lies broken on a San Bruno, Calif., road after a massive explosion. Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
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Colombia: FARC attacks the heart of the oil industry

Colombia: FARC attacks the heart of the oil industry | Oil Spill Response | Scoop.it
The terrorist group carried out 325 attacks against wells and pipelines between 2011 and the first half of 2013.
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