- IRELAND oil spill costs £0.5 million: Limerick County Council search for liability
- NORTH SEA gas leak: Total wipeout as cost estimate tops £12 billion
- Oil Spill Costs: Stopping US tax breaks for polluters
- NIGERIA oil spill: Bonga to cost billions
- WASHINGTON OIL SPILL: costing $11 billion every 1000 years?
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The cost of cleaning up the 18 January 2012 spill is estimated at £500,000. 2,000 litres of oil spilled into the River Deel at the Crecora Mills plant – a feed manufacturing company – in Castlemahon, west Limerick, Republic of … Continue reading
The gas leak at Elgin field in the North Sea off Aberdeen looks set to cost French company Total over £12 billion. Share prices have tanked (-£7 billion), relief wells are being planned (-£250 million), leaving the field unexploited (-£5.5 … Continue reading
A major spill at the mouth of the Columbia River or in the Strait of Juan de Fuca could cost Washingtonstate 165,000 jobs and $10.8 billion in economic losses, and is more likely to occur as enforcement by the state’s … Continue reading
Exxon Mobil have admitted spiralling costs of clean-up and compensation for their July 2011 oil spill in the Yellowstone River, Montana. The company reports it has reached compensation agreements with 95% of property owners. Although it is being sued by … Continue reading
An infographic from late last year by SocialSphere aggregating information on social network impact of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Quote: “This June, while engineers in the Gulf were trying to stop the destructive flow of oil from BP’s … Continue reading
Hong Kong-based Regal Stone Limited and Fleet Management Ltd, the owner and operating companies of the M/V Cosco Busan have agreed to pay USD 44.4 million to fund cleanup costs for the environmental damage to the San Francisco Bay and … Continue reading
Initial estimates from Exxon show it has set a contingency of $43 million to cover damages from its oil spill in the Yellowstone River. The lion’s share ($40 million) is to cover the cleanup costs and the remainder for legacy … Continue reading
Egyptian Ministry of Environment has fined the Kuwaiti owners of the vessel Hammurabi $0.5 million for an oil spill at Ain Sokna port. It is unclear how the Ministry determined the size of the fine. However, it has been paid … Continue reading
A $2 million oil spill caused over 40 years ago is not the responsibility ofUS railroad companies, a court has decided. A federal appeals panel has ruled that Stockton’s redevelopment agency cannot force two railroads to pay for the cost … Continue reading
Oddly, non-disclosure of an emergency oil spill response plan by Scottish firm Cairn Energy is at the heart of a month-long siege at its Leiv Eiriksson rig offGreenland by Greenpeace. Somewhat unconvincingly, the protesters allege Cairn’s reluctance to publicise its … Continue reading