Thursday, January 30, 2014

Shell Suspends 2014 Offshore Drilling Plans In Arctic

In this Jan. 3, 2013 file photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, two life rafts sit on the beach adjacent as the conical drilling unit Kulluk sits grounded 40 miles southwest of Kodiak City, Alaska. Shell??s drill vessel Kulluk, a round barge with a derrick in its center, ran aground New Year?s Eve on the southeast side of Sitkalidak Island near Kodiak Island.CREDIT: AP Photo/U.S. Coast Guard, Petty Officer 2nd Class Zachary Painter, FileShell a ...

In this Jan. 3, 2013 file photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, two life rafts sit on the beach adjacent as the conical drilling unit Kulluk sits grounded 40 miles southwest of Kodiak City, Alaska. Shell'?s drill vessel Kulluk, a round barge with a derrick in its center, ran aground New Year?s Eve on the southeast side of Sitkalidak Island near Kodiak Island.

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/01/30/3225831/shell-arctic-drill


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