Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Republican Bills Require New US Offshore Leases, Faster Permitting

WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)–The Obama administration would be required to hold new offshore lease sales and to issue drilling permits within a set time frame under bills soon to be introduced...

March 30, 2011
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Saturday, March 19, 2011
Maritime News

OMSA President slams Interior Department, Salazar over drilling permits

Jim Adams, president and CEO of the Offshore Marine Service Association (OMSA), said that BOEMER’s late day announcement that it has issued an additional permit for deepwater drilling is misleading....

March 19, 2011
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Friday, March 18, 2011

BOEMRE issues third drilling permit since Horizon disaster

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) today approved a third additional deepwater drilling permit that complies with all of the new safety standards,...

March 18, 2011
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Friday, March 4, 2011

BP is largest stakeholder in Gulf’s first issued deep-water drilling permit since Horizon disaster

While Noble Energy (NBL) made headlines as the first operator to receive a deep-water drilling permit in the US Gulf since the Deepwater Horizon disaster, the Houston explorer isn’t the...

March 4, 2011
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