Peru’s environmental agency says the Shanshococha pond disappeared due to oil production activity
New research indicates oil and gas drilling operations may make fault zones sensitive to shock waves from distant big quakes.
New legislation that would offset the pipeline’s environmental impact could be enough to win support from Obama, one expert says.
Activists accuse federal government of trying to include safety evidence already rejected by panel.
Industry’s “good” record isn’t enough; must aim for zero incidents
Output would reach 6.7 million barrels per day
Issued call for bids prior to completion of key environmental assessment
RBC Dominion Securities’ report says effects will be felt by construction, engineering firms, among others.
Company has invested more than US$15 billion in the past few years
Decision was unanimous