A U.S. attorney on Monday urged a federal appeals court to reject Transocean’s challenge to subpoenas for documents linked to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, arguing they are pivotal for a regulatory report on the disaster due in June.
How many people does it take to develop a shale field? David Banks, general manager for Eagle Ford Shale operations for Houston-based BHP Billiton Petroleum, said that at times the company has had 5,000 people directly involved in its South Texas operations. “Over the last 12 months in the Eagle Ford we’ve had a couple […]
This month, the Obama administration announced it was delaying indefinitely – and most certainly through the 2014 midterm elections – its review of the Keystone XL pipeline. After nearly six years of intense and unprecedented examination, the government said that it still needs more time to consider whether to build the last remaining portion of […]
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