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Environmental groups lobbying to derail Shell drilling for oil in the Arctic

Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 09:39 UTC
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Environmental groups and organizations are lobbying to derail Royal Dutch Shell PLC's plan to drill in the Arctic Ocean as soon as July. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, an agency within the U.S. Department of the Interior, gave conditional approval in May to Shell's resumption of fossil fuel exploration in the Arctic, which was paused after a mishap-filled 2012 season. Read full article

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  • ChrisR

    Ah, the environmentalists, second only to the lying bastards in “Global Warming” oh, NO, it's “Climate Change” now, or pick another name when the continuing lies become clearly unsustainable and proven to be false.

    All these cretins do of course drive cars.

    Jun 06th, 2015 - 05:53 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Conqueror

    Aaah yes. The Sierra Club and similar organisations, such as Greenpeace. Charging around the countryside in 4x4s, SUVs and the like. Charging around the seas and oceans in ships and boats that use fuel obtained from oil. Anybody noticed the hypocrisy? Why not use bicycles and sails? Not fast enough? That'll be because of something called 'progress'.

    Jun 07th, 2015 - 02:27 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • yankeeboy

    When Odumbo gets out of office the lying liberals won't have a voice any longer.

    They'll all scurry back under their rocks.

    Silly creatures.

    Jun 07th, 2015 - 03:39 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • The_troLLimpic_games

    Yet you all three support banning drilling in Antarctica.

    None of you three have any honor, lying hypocrites the lot. Anglos will be Anglos.

    Jun 08th, 2015 - 10:48 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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