Day: September 3, 2010

Energy Non-Renewable Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Peak Oil

Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium: Another Rig Catches Fire

By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger (reposted with permission) On Thursday, a manageable explosion on a Gulf Coast oil rig reignited fears founded by the BP spill and revived calls for a reassessment of the country’s drilling policies. Just before 9 a.m. Thursday morning, the Vermilion Oil Rig 380 exploded. Unlike the Deepwater Horizon rig, […]Read More