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Obama Approves Sonic Cannons to Map Atlantic for Offshore Oil and Gas

The Obama administration reopened part of the Eastern seaboard Friday to offshore oil and gas exploration, promising to boost job creation in the energy sector while at the same time fueling the fears of environmental groups. 459 more words

Bakken crude is 'more flammable': U.S. proposes new rules for moving oil by rail

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation on Wednesday proposed an overhaul of safety standards for transporting crude oil and ethanol by rail, after a number of explosive accidents over the past year. 578 more words

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American Petroleum Institute "Good Neighbor" Guidelines sound nice, but have little relationship to reality

The American Petroleum Institute (API) this week issued its first-ever set of “good neighbor” standards for oil and gas developers. API Director of Standards David Miller said, 994 more words

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