Obama stops Arctic drilling

Obama stops Arctic drilling

Greenpeace: “We’re closer to saving the Arctic because of you”

In his last days as the US president, Obama banned future drilling in Atlantic and Arctic waters. 

Obama relies on a law from 1953, which allows governors to exclude areas at sea of drilling because “it is in the public interest.” Read More

Drilling and Drowning

Ben van Beurden feels no responsibility for Climate Change

Money still rules the oil business. But the world will drown if we pump too much oil, Ben van Beurden (Shell)!

“I will drill all the oil I can.”

This was said by Shell’s CEO Ben van Beurden. last weekend in an interview with News Hour. The boss of Shell responded to the question of whether his company – now there is a climate agreement – will pump less gas and oil?

No, was his answer. As long as the demand is there, Shell will pump all it can get.

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