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Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 9:31am
Oil Spill Exposes Shell's Ticking Timebomb
For Shell, the timing of a spill at its Gannet A facility in the UK North Sea couldn't have been worse. For months, it has been selling its reputation as a responsible and cutting-edge oil company in its bid to drill in the Beaufort Sea in the US Arctic – and it recently won approval.