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Canada reviews Arctic drilling plan as industry seeks concessions – Reuters

Jul
29

Canada reviews Arctic drilling plan as industry seeks concessions
Reuters
The government review began after Imperial Oil Ltd said last month it and partners Exxon Mobil Corp and BP Plc needed more time before they can drill an exploratory well in the Beaufort Sea, a section of the Arctic Ocean that could hold more than 1.36 …

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Hillary ‘Skeptical’ of Obama’s Plans to Allow Oil Drilling in the Arctic – EcoWatch

Jul
29

Hillary 'Skeptical' of Obama's Plans to Allow Oil Drilling in the Arctic
EcoWatch
In her response to Arctic drilling, she broke with the Obama administration saying, “I have doubts about whether we should continue drilling in the Arctic. And I don't think it is a necessary part of our overall clean energy climate change agenda. I …
Clinton 'skeptical' about Arctic drillingThe Hill
Clinton: I Have 'Doubts' About Arctic DrillingNational Journal
Hillary Clinton casts doubt on Arctic oil drilling in a rare break from ObamaNew York Daily News
Alaska Dispatch News -CNN
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Greenpeace Suspends Climbers off Portland Bridge to Block Shell’s Arctic … – Newsweek

Jul
29

Greenpeace Suspends Climbers off Portland Bridge to Block Shell's Arctic …
Newsweek
Much of the opposition to Arctic drilling stems from the high risk of oil spills in a harsh environment where cleanup would prove challenging. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, of the U.S. Department of the Interior, estimated earlier this year …
Activists Hang From Oregon's St. Johns Bridge to Protest Shell's Arctic Oil …NBCNews.com
Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vesselThe Guardian
Protesters Form Human Curtain to Block Arctic-Bound Shell Oil IcebreakerTakePart
OregonLive.com -Reuters
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Clinton ‘skeptical’ about Arctic drilling – The Hill

Jul
29

Clinton 'skeptical' about Arctic drilling
The Hill
“I have doubts about whether we should permit drilling in the Arctic, and I don't think it is a necessary part of our clean energy, climate change agenda,” Clinton told NH1. “I will be talking about drilling in general, but I am skeptical about whether …
Hillary Clinton casts doubt on Arctic oil drilling in a rare break from ObamaNew York Daily News
Clinton: I Have 'Doubts' About Arctic DrillingNational Journal
Hillary 'Skeptical' of Obama's Plans to Allow Oil Drilling in the ArcticEcoWatch
GovExec.com -CNN -Alaska Dispatch News
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Activists Hang From Oregon’s St. Johns Bridge to Protest Shell’s Arctic Oil … – NBCNews.com

Jul
29

Activists Hang From Oregon's St. Johns Bridge to Protest Shell's Arctic Oil …
NBCNews.com
At least a dozen climbers with Greenpeace were dangling from a Portland, Oregon, bridge on Wednesday morning — and threatened to do so for days — in protest of Shell's scheduled launch of a ship for Arctic oil exploration. "The climbers have enough …
Greenpeace Suspends Climbers off Portland Bridge to Block Shell's Arctic …Newsweek
Activists hang from bridge in Portland to block Shell's Arctic vesselThe Guardian
Protesters Form Human Curtain to Block Arctic-Bound Shell Oil IcebreakerTakePart
Reuters -OregonLive.com
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Russia’s new maritime doctrine to strengthen Arctic presence – Alaska Dispatch News

Jul
29

Russia's new maritime doctrine to strengthen Arctic presence
Alaska Dispatch News
The maritime doctrine covers four six regional areas: the Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific, Caspian, and Indian Ocean, and also Antarctica, as “a fair number of events involving Antarctica have taken place of late and this region is of considerable interest …
Russia will boost navy in Atlantic and Arctic to counter 'unacceptable' NATO …National Post
Russia sees Arctic as naval priority in new doctrineBBC News
Putin eyes Russian strength in Atlantic and Arctic in new naval doctrineTelegraph.co.uk
Deutsche Welle -Express.co.uk -Kyiv Post
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Sailors resorted to cannibalism during 1845 Arctic expedition, bone study proves – RT

Jul
29

Sailors resorted to cannibalism during 1845 Arctic expedition, bone study proves
RT
The expedition set out with two well provisioned ships named HMS Erebus and HMS Terror in search of the North West Passage through the Arctic. A decade after the men and vessels disappeared, Rae was attacked in the press and by families of those lost …

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Clinton: I Have ‘Doubts’ About Arctic Drilling – National Journal

Jul
29

Clinton: I Have 'Doubts' About Arctic Drilling
National Journal
"I will be talking about drilling in general but I am skeptical about whether we should give the go ahead to drill in the Arctic." The statement is likely to win serious kudos among environmentalists, who have been waiting to hear firm statements from …
Clinton Says She Has 'Doubts' About Drilling in Arctic WatersGovExec.com
Signaling break with Obama, Clinton 'skeptical' about Arctic drillingCNN
Hillary Clinton casts doubt on Arctic oil drilling in a rare break from ObamaNew York Daily News

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2015 Arctic melting season won’t break records, but could wipe the ‘recovery’ – The Guardian

Jul
29

2015 Arctic melting season won't break records, but could wipe the 'recovery'
The Guardian
“After the record smashing 2012 melting season had ended, Arctic sea ice watchers awaited the following melting season with a mix of anticipation and apprehension. Anticipation, because the annual ebb and flow of Arctic sea ice is one of the most …

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