#Drilling

  • Article: Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    Trump Administration Wants to Open 1 Million Acres to Oil Drilling and Fracking in California

    By Sushmita Roy|April 29, 2019

    The plan, if executed, will increase air, water, and noise pollution. Read more

  • Article: Norway Backs Off Plans to Drill Arctic for Billions of Barrels of Oil

    Norway Backs Off Plans to Drill Arctic for Billions of Barrels of Oil

    By Joe McCarthy|April 10, 2019

    This is big. Read more

  • Article: Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans

    Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|April 1, 2019

    “This court decision is a bright red stop sign.” Read more

  • Article: Trump to Open Up Large Swaths of US Coastline to Offshore Drilling

    Trump to Open Up Large Swaths of US Coastline to Offshore Drilling

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 4, 2018

    Politicians from both parties have vowed to fight against the move. Read more

  • Article: Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists

    Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 4, 2018

    The ruling runs counter to public beliefs. Read more

  • Feature: Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    By Joe McCarthy|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)|Dec. 8, 2017

    The rush to privatize public lands by the Trump administration runs counter to widely held beliefs. Read more

  • Article: The Arctic Is Now Safe From Drilling, Thanks to Obama and Trudeau

    The Arctic Is Now Safe From Drilling, Thanks to Obama and Trudeau

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 21, 2016

    The new regulations will be difficult for his Trump to lift, administration adds. Read more