TITLE

Arctic regulators consider offshore drilling rules as industry interest grows

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
World Energy News;3/24/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growing interest of the petroleum industry in the offshore oil resources of Canada's Arctic. It is said that issues such as how to plug possible blowouts are now being considered by governments, aboriginal groups and Arctic communities. A plan led by petroleum company Imperial Oil to drill exploratory wells in the Beaufort Sea in 2020 will be heard by an aboriginal regulator.
ACCESSION #
95289727

 

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