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December 21, 2016  

Offshore ban in Arctic will cost northern economy, NWT premier says

Trudeau defends decision, says measure will protect the Arctic from an oil spill under sea ice.

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May 12, 2015  

US approves Shell’s Arctic drilling plan off Alaska coast

Protesters on land and in kayaks will try to block Shell’s Polar Pioneer drill ship this weekend in a “Festival of resistance.”

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May 6, 2015  

Workers killed on Pemex oil platform in Gulf of Mexico

Rig was manoeuvring for offshore well maintenance at the time of the accident.

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January 26, 2015  

Shell selects Canadian Helicopters for Shelburne offshore drilling project

Contract will generate $20 million in revenue for HNZ Group Inc., the Montreal-based owner of Canadian Helicopters.

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July 14, 2014  

NEB will weigh Imperial, Chevron’s Arctic spill response plans

Both companies requested more clarity from the board before committing huge amounts of money in exploring Arctic waters.

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May 29, 2014  

Nova Scotia energy minister says offshore safety rules are fine…for now

That’s despite the fact that legislation doesn’t call for an independent safety agency.

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May 12, 2014  

Nova Scotia to spend $12M over four years on offshore oil and gas data

Research will try to convince energy companies there are undiscovered pockets of hydrocarbons off the province’s shores.

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April 1, 2014  

Husky starts up Liwan offshore natural gas platform

The project southeast of Hong Kong taps into three offshore fields, using shared infrastructure to produce the gas.

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December 17, 2013  

Energy projects must compete for investment: Statoil Canada president

Stale Tungesvik says rising costs are making companies picky about the energy projects they take on.

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August 14, 2013  

Steady stream of gas from Deep Panuke expected soon

Spokeswoman says it will be a couple of weeks before the offshore platform is producing a steady flow of gas.

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January 3, 2013  

Ship grounding shows dangers of Arctic offshore drilling, critics say

Shell has spent more than $5 billion on developing Alaskan offshore drilling activities.

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October 22, 2012  

If offshore oil moratorium lifted, BC’s in for $9.6 billion pay day: report

Fraser Institute says exploring offshore drilling in the Queen Charlotte Basin would have significant economic benefits to the province and Canada.

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September 21, 2012  

Shell gets OK at second Alaskan drilling site

Company can’t drill until its containment barge is in place.

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August 28, 2012  

No one injured after huge cylinder falls from NL oil rig

Operations onboard the offshore rig have been suspended pending investigation.

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August 24, 2012  

In Nova Scotia, Shell’s looking for oil, not natural gas

The company’s six-year exploration agreement is the largest exploration rights bid in Atlantic Canada.