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Shell wants to hang on to Arctic Ocean drilling leases

Company seeks extension from appeals board

Staff Report

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Environment

Arctic Oil Drilling Is Off So Explorers Head Towards The Antarctic

Drilling for oil in arctic waters off Alaska has been been banned by the U.S. Government but in the chilly waters off southern Australia, where the next stop is the Antarctic, a busy oil exploration program which involves a number of U.S. 312 more words

October 2015

Why Shell’s Arctic Drilling Pullout Hurts Cash-strapped Alaska

Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell said earlier this week it has decided to abandon its Arctic drilling project off Alaska’s northern coast after failing to make any significant undersea oil discoveries. 208 more words

Why Shell’s Arctic drilling pullout hurts cash-strapped Alaska

Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell said earlier this week it has decided to abandon its Arctic drilling project off Alaska’s northern coast after failing to make any significant undersea oil discoveries. 214 more words

Finance

Shell's press release announcing halt to arctic oil exploration

Here’s the full text of Shell’s press release about their stopping current arctic oil exploration.  It’s short and you can draw your own conclusions. 302 more words

Green

Shell Oil Stops Arctic Oil Exploration

News Release Center for Biological Diversity

Victory in Alaska: Shell Pulls Out of Arctic After Failing to Strike Oil

CHUKCHI SEA, Alaska— Royal Dutch Shell has announced an end to its Arctic oil exploration “for the foreseeable future” after failing to strike oil at its Burger Prospect site in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea, located in remote federal waters within the Arctic Circle. 383 more words

Environment

Shell abandons Arctic drilling after poor test results

Royal Dutch Shell Plc is to stop drilling for oil off the Alaskan coast “for the foreseeable future” and take a financial hit, after initial exploration results failed to live up to expectations. 486 more words

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