Created 09/11/2012 - 8 months ago
Underscoring the hazards of drilling for oil in the Arctic Ocean, Shell said that encroaching sea ice had forced it to halt drilling its first exploration well off Alaska's coast one day after it began.
Latest setback for @Shell - Arctic ice heading for rig halts drilling after 1 day. http://t.co/A9cpLlEL #savethearctic via @nytimesgreen
RT @GreenpeaceSN: #Shell has temporarily stopped drilling due to ice. Isn't there a lot in the #arctic?#StopShell via @nytimesgreen http ...
RT @audubonsociety: Shell stops drilling right after it began http://t.co/joMmcm4N Again, Shell has shown it’s not ready to handle condi ...
RT @greenpeacefr: L'Arctique contre attaque : Shell a du interrompre ses opérations de forage en mer des Tchoutchkes, http://t.co/sQAn5h ...
Corporate greed stopped by sea ice as Shell has to stop drilling after one day http://t.co/BfKWFAeQ #SaveTheArctic
Bad news for @Shell - Arctic drilling thwarted on day 2- this time sea ice: http://t.co/sbc8gCYO Maybe time to accept it's not meant to be?!
Shell has spent 6 years and $4B to get OK to #drill in the #Arctic. http://t.co/jIIrubvj Now it must stop as soon as it began.
Shell's drilling in the Arctic: can they take a hint and call it off? No? Just gonna wait for the disaster? #thinkfwd http://t.co/eSuhILgU
RT @energytomorrow: #Shell suspends #Arctic drilling, expects to resume once sea ice passes by. http://t.co/qIJNZOEZ ($)
Shell gets blocked out by ice in the Arctic http://t.co/h77rGjLZ and London http://t.co/CMbtkqr4 #SavetheArctic
RT @GreenpeaceNZ: LINK: @Shell Halts Arctic Drilling Right After It Began http://t.co/8Mr0gRqr #savethearctic