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Shell ceased operations in the Arctic

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PMIn what some are calling a people’s victory and others a case of diminutive financial prospects, Shell is pulling out of the Arctic. They drilled to a total depth of 6800 feet this summer,  but did not find sufficient oil and gas to warrant continuing. Shell ceased operations in the Arctic and “will continue to de-mobilize people and equipment from the Chukchi Sea.”

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