Oil spill reported in Burke County – Bismarck Tribune

Oil spill reported in Burke County
Bismarck Tribune
About 20 barrels of oil and five barrels of brine have spilled in Burke County after an equipment failure at an oil well. Kris Roberts, an environmental geologist with the state Department of Health, said Oasis Petroleum owns the well on land it leases
20 barrels of oil spill in Burke Countyseattlepi.com

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A Fracking Disaster: Scientists Directly Link Fracking To Earthquakes and … – PoliticusUSA

A Fracking Disaster: Scientists Directly Link Fracking To Earthquakes and
PoliticusUSA
Well, fair or not, there is now a direct link between fracking and increased earthquake activity according to a team of scientists at the same time Republicans threatened to force construction of the leak-prone Keystone pipeline directly over newly

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BNSF contains diesel spill near Columbia River – The Spokesman Review

BNSF contains diesel spill near Columbia River
The Spokesman Review
BNSF Railway has contained a diesel spill along its tracks between Pasco and McNary dam, near the Columbia River, state officials said. The engine's fuel tank was punctured early Friday morning by a large rock near railroad mile 203, according to the …
BNSF cleaning up diesel spill near Columbia RiverBellingham Herald
Train diesel spill south of Pasco containedMid Columbia Tri City Herald
Punctured tank spills diesel on BNSF tracks near PascoThe Columbian
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Five injured after suspected chemical leak at city bus station – Mirror.co.uk


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Five injured after suspected chemical leak at city bus station
Mirror.co.uk
Five people were injured after a suspected chemical leak at a city centre bus station. Fire, police and ambulance crews were called to the Fairfax Street station in Coventry city centre after reports of a strong chemical smell coming from the public
City Bus Station Closed After Chemical LeakSky News
Cleaning fluid blamed after bus station chemical leakITV News
Bus station evacuated after unknown chemical leakCoventry Observer

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Agency can look at rig owner’s role in oil spill – FuelFix (blog)

Agency can look at rig owner's role in oil spill
FuelFix (blog)
Transocean owned the Deepwater Horizon rig that was drilling for BP PLC at its Macondo well, about 50 miles off the Louisiana coast when an explosion killed 11 workers and led to the nation's worst offshore oil spill. The company had challenged the …

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100000 litres of diesel spilled in Magdalen Islands – CBC.ca

100000 litres of diesel spilled in Magdalen Islands
CBC.ca
Hydro-Québec estimates that 100,000 litres of diesel were spilled near the Cap-aux-Meules harbour, in the Magdalen Islands, because of a pipeline leak, discovered last Saturday. The government-owned public utility says about 90 per cent of the diesel

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Media coverage creates oil spill amnesia — so don’t read this! – Grist

Media coverage creates oil spill amnesia — so don't read this!
Grist
Remember how, after the Exxon Valdez disaster, the nation, horrified by the oil industry's slapdash safety standards, fixed the system and ended oil spills? You don't? So how about when after the BP Deepwater Horizon catastrophe, when the world

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Federal judge scolds BP for ‘college term paper’ trick in oil spill filing – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com


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Federal judge scolds BP for 'college term paper' trick in oil spill filing
The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com
A federal judge overseeing Gulf oil spill litigation chastised BP's lawyers this week for using a tactic to squeeze more words into a 35-page-limited court filing, breaking court rules. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier said BP reduced line spacing in
BP Tries To Pull 'College Trick' On Judge BarbierBidness ETC
Judge reprimands BP for wasting court timeThe Global Legal Post

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Sichuan A320 near Kunming on Sep 15th 2014, fuel leak – The Aviation Herald

Sichuan A320 near Kunming on Sep 15th 2014, fuel leak
The Aviation Herald
A Sichuan Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration B-1887 performing flight 3U-8853 from Kunming to Xuzhou (China) with 123 people on board, was climbing through about FL230 when the aircraft experienced a jolt. A pilot left the cockpit and looked at

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Gusher of Cash Follows Chemical Spill – Center for Responsive Politics


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Gusher of Cash Follows Chemical Spill
Center for Responsive Politics
A storage tank on the Elk River leaked coal-washing agents in January. Current bills to toughen regulation of chemical tanks near water supplies are being heavily lobbied by chemical companies. (Flickr/West Virginia Conference of the United Methodist …
Boxer releases draft TSCA bill after compromise fizzles, lists changes needed Environment & Energy Publishing

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