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U.S. updates public land use planning process

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by

Offering alternatives to development will now be done at the beginning of the planning process.

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Pawnee Nation seeks to halt oil and gas drilling on private land

Monday, December 5, 2016 by

The lawsuit claims leases on tribal-owned lands have been improperly approved.

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West coast drilling halted until 2022

Friday, December 2, 2016 by

The decision will make it harder for President-elect Donal Trump to follow through on his promise to expand offshore drilling.

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Obama limits gas flaring at drilling sites

Thursday, December 1, 2016 by

Energy companies frequently burn off — flare — natural gas at drilling sites because it costs less than oil.

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Texas oil discovery is biggest in U.S. history

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 by

The Permian Basin oilfield is estimated to be three times larger than the Bakken Formation in North Dakota.

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Obama shuts down oil and gas leases on sacred Blackfeet land

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 by

Obama administration announces cancelled leases in Montana on land sacred to the Blackfeet Tribe.

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