Tag Archives: Drilling

Protesting Against Oil Drilling At Sea.

Protesting Against Oil Drilling At Sea.

Here’s a video from a recent trip with some solid mates from Oil Free Otago, School Strike 4 Climate NZ & Extinction Rebellion. We set sail into Aotearoa’s Cook … source Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home

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Government admits BP drilling permit process was unlawful: Greenpeace wins legal challenge

Government admits BP drilling permit process was unlawful: Greenpeace wins legal challenge

Greenpeace activists blocked a BP oil rig from drilling new oil wells in the North Sea for 12 days in June last year. BP’s rig operator, Transocean, is seeking unlimited fines and prison sentences for Greenpeace’s boss over the rig protest.  But following a separate legal challenge from Greenpeace the …

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Months After Major Oil Spill, Bahamas Could Permit Offshore Drilling

Months After Major Oil Spill, Bahamas Could Permit Offshore Drilling

The Bahamas looks poised to greenlight drilling for oil in waters about 150 miles from South Florida just months after Hurricane Dorian ravaged the island nation and caused a major spill on Grand Bahama island.  The Bahamas Petroleum Company (BPC) hopes to drill its first exploratory well in an area …

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