Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:43:00 CDT

Our nation's experience with offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico and Pacific have taught all of us that every oil rig, even if just a test well like Deepwater Horizon, will leak and spill....

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 04:55:33 CDT

The Greater Lafourche Port Commission (GLPC) and tenant Energy World USA said their wholly owned entity Fourchon LNG LLC has filed a letter to request initiation of a 'prefiling review' with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) .

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:26:29 CDT

Amid strong indicators that U.S. shale production will reach new heights by the end of 2017, efforts to promote further exploration and production in the Gulf of Mexico, long a center of U.S. energy output, have run into some headwinds....

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:25:00 CDT

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has reported that Lease Sale 249 garnered $121,143,055 in high bids for 90 tracts covering 508,096.16 acres in the Gulf of Mexico's Western, Central and Eastern planning areas.

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:40:00 CDT

The claims process was established in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill that killed 11 people and littered Gulf of Mexico beaches with balls of tar....

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 07:00:54 CDT

The 830,000 barrel-per-day Keystone XL would link Alberta to an existing pipeline network feeding US refineries and ports along the Gulf of Mexico. The project could be a boon for Canada, which has struggled to bring its reserves to market....

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 03:09:08 CDT

The American Petroleum Institute (API) says it is disappointed in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's (BOEM) final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on seismic surveying in the Gulf of Mexico....

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:57:31 CDT

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, nutrient runoff was reduced threefold to fourfold, eliminating a 15,000-square-mile dead zone off the northwest continental shelf of the Black Sea. A dead zone in the Chesapeake Bay also has shrunk in recent years.