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Marvin Odum said he expects further protests against the company’s plans for Arctic drilling
A large fire broke out Sunday in the basement of a sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia’s oil-rich east, killing at least 10 people.
Eni said the discovery — made in its Zohr prospect “in the deep waters of Egypt” — could hold a potential 30 trillion cubic feet of gas over an area of 100 square kilometers (38.6 square miles).
The cleanup, which can largely be overseen by private professionals instead of the state under a 2009 law, could take years, perhaps even decades.
The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a “supergiant” natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as the “largest-ever” found in the Mediterranean Sea.
The unambiguous goal of the president’s trip is to use dramatic and alarming changes to Alaska’s climate to instill fresh urgency into his global warming agenda.
The cause of the rupture is under investigation.
The deal was criticized by environmental groups and Democrats who control the state Legislature. They say the settlement is just a fraction of the billions of dollars New Jersey should have recovered.
The assets being sold include about 112,000 acres. Encana will use the proceeds from the sale to reduce debt.
BP issued a news release Tuesday saying it had safely restarted a large crude distillation unit at its refinery in Whiting, 15 miles southeast of Chicago, that had been shut down since Aug. 8 for unscheduled repair work.