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Anatomy of the worst fire year

...registered a temperature of 96 degrees F on June 29. The normal high for Kivalina, way north of the Arctic Circle on the Chukchi Sea coast, is in the low 50s. Temperatures in the Interior were 6 to 10 degrees warmer than the June average.In late...
What others say: Shell, Foss right to stand up to Seattle socialist

...Maritime and thereby prohibit Shell from parking the Polar Pioneer drill rig at Terminal 5 before it is towed to the Chukchi Sea this summer.Foss is appealing an interpretation by the Seattle Department of Planning and Development that declared...
Shell clears major US government hurdle for Arctic drilling

...Monday approved the multi-year exploration plan in the Chukchi Sea for Shell after reviewing thousands of comments from...the other.Shell has said the two ships will leave the Chukchi Sea at the end of each drilling season.Arctic offshore...
What's at stake: The debate over Arctic drilling

...7 billion in preparing to recover this oil, and plans to drill up to four exploratory wells over two years in the Chukchi Sea to determine whether there are commercial quantities of oil and gas.Why is Shell preparing its rigs in Seattle and...
Shell: Drill rigs coming to Seattle despite pleas for delay prepare its fleet for exploratory oil drilling this summer in the Chukchi Sea northwest of Alaska, so it is sticking to plans to park its drilling...that there are no resources available to respond to a major spill in the Chukchi Sea.
Seattle mayor: Port needs new permit for Arctic oil fleet

...reviewing the city's interpretation.Shell is considering offshore exploratory drilling again this summer in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast if it can get the necessary permits. The company has argued that its planned activities...
Shell, Greenpeace spar over Arctic drilling safety zones

...exploratory drilling this summer on federal leases in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast. A Shell manager testified...propulsion that Shell plans to use this summer in the Chukchi Sea, as it crossed the Pacific from Malaysia to a staging...
What others say: Advance, but cautiously, in Arctic drilling

...the Interior upheld a 2008 Arctic lease sale, allowing Royal Dutch Shell to return to exploratory oil drilling in the Chukchi Sea. The Interior Department will spend the next 30 days examining Shell's summer drilling plan, but that company has...
Greenpeace group boards Arctic offshore drill rig in Pacific

...exploratory drilling during the summer open water season in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast if it can obtain all necessary...drilling Shell wants it to start this summer in Alaska's Chukchi Sea, where an accident would be impossible to clean up and...
FAA releases draft rules for unmanned aircraft systems

...issued by the FAA for flights today.ConocoPhillips obtained the first commercial COA in 2013 for research in the Chukchi Sea and BP got the first overland commercial authorization from the FAA in May 2014 for North Slope surveillance."We...


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