Friday, September 14, 2012

Lessons Learned: What Isaac Taught Us About Hurricanes and Oil Production

(Bloomberg) — The power of hurricanes to drive up oil prices is diminishing as the proportion of U.S. crude coming from the Gulf of Mexico falls to a

September 14, 2012
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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Isaac ‘Tar Balls’ Could Complicate BP’s Oil Spill Settlement [UPDATE]

(Bloomberg) — BP Plc’s proposed $7.8 billion partial settlement of 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil-spill claims shouldn’t be approved because last

September 11, 2012
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Wednesday, September 5, 2012

U.S. Gulf of Mexico Production Still Nearly Half Shut-In in Wake of Isaac

Nearly half of the oil production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico remained shut-in Wednesday as producers continue to restore production following Hurricane Isaac.

September 5, 2012
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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

So the Hansa Berlin REALLY DID Run Aground on Cuba’s Coast [INCIDENT PHOTO]

It’s about time we have some photo evidence of the grounded Hansa Berlin in Cuba.  gCaptain broke the news that the Hansa Berlin containership quietly

September 4, 2012
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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Port Fourchon: A Critical Piece of Isaac No One Is Talking About

Editor’s Note: While Hurricane Isaac mostly spared Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production, concerns are mounting over the condition of Port Fourchon, LA

August 30, 2012
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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

At First Glance: Isaac Spares Gulf Energy Production

BSEE reports that all dynamically positioned drilling rigs in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico moved off location prior to the storm and have been accounted for.

August 29, 2012
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Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Isaac Fans Talk of Strategic Petroleum Reserve Release

(Bloomberg) — Rising gasoline prices and production cuts tied to a storm named Isaac churning across the Gulf of Mexico have some energy analysts

August 28, 2012
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Isaac Reaches Hurricane Strength, 93% of U.S. Gulf Shut-In [UPDATED]

UPDATE: The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Hurricane Response Team has reported that approximately 93.28 percent of the current daily

August 28, 2012
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Monday, August 27, 2012

Isaac Update: 78% of U.S. Gulf’s Daily Oil Production Shut-In

Editor’s NOTE: With Hurricane Issac threatening a direct hit on New Orleans Wednesday, which happens to be the seventh anniversary of Hurricane

August 27, 2012
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Sunday, August 26, 2012

The LOOP to Suspend Tanker Offloading Ahead of Isaac

(Bloomberg) — The Louisiana Offshore Oil Port, the single largest entry point for crude coming into the U.S., plans to suspend offloading oil tankers

August 26, 2012
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Isaac Moves Towards Florida, Gulf Watches [UPDATE]

(Bloomberg) — Tropical Storm Isaac, which has delayed the opening of the Republican National Convention and scrubbed more than 650 flights, is expected

August 26, 2012
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