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Offshore Drilling


As Nation Transfixed by Impeachment, Trump Quietly Provides Offshore Drilling Industry 'Sweetheart Giveaway'

Former lobbyist turned Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, says critic, probably assumed gift "to his former oil and gas client would slip by unnoticed."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


'Definition of Insane Greed': Investing Billions in New Projects, Fossil Fuel Corporations Undermining World's Climate Targets

"These dirty fossil fuel companies are not getting the message, let alone acting on the urgency of the climate crisis."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·


'Recipe for Disaster': Trump Guts Offshore Drilling Rules Put in Place After Deepwater Horizon Spill

"We should be implementing new safety reforms, not rolling back the few safety measures currently in place."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Your Tax Dollars at Work

The Trump administration just created a map showing mega-corporations where they should industrialize the ocean next

Hallie Templeton ·


Groups Warn Against Trump Effort to Unleash 'Fracking Frenzy' by Unlocking Million+ Acres of Public Land for Drilling

"There's no place for this backwards plan in California's clean energy future."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·



Trump Uses 'Art of Distraction' to Push Through Dangerous Policies Like Offshore Drilling, Interior Official Admits

In the coming weeks, the Trump administration will unveil its official proposal to open up the Atlantic to drilling—as many are distracted by the president's manufactured national emergency and erratic conduct

Julia Conley, staff writer ·


Trump Greenlights Another 'Violent, Destructive' Assault on Marine Life With Seismic Testing Approval

Trump, warn conservationists, is essentially giving the fossil fuel industry the permission "to harass, harm and possibly even kill marine life... all in the pursuit of dirty and dangerous offshore oil."

Jon Queally, staff writer ·


'Disaster Waiting to Happen' as Trump Quietly Approves Massive Oil Drilling Project in Arctic Waters Off Alaska Coast

"This project sets us down a dangerous path of destroying the Arctic. We'll keep fighting this project and any new ones that follow."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·