State, feds won't pursue $92M more in '89 Exxon Valdez spill

...92 million in additional damages from Exxon Mobil Corp., citing the recovery of ducks...populations in the area affected by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill.The filing came ahead...on Thursday.Lawsuits brought against Exxon by the governments after the spill led...
My turn: Pipeline pitfalls plentiful as state takes on larger role

...decision by the producers whether or not to build the project. What happens to those funds if the state's partners (BP, Exxon-Mobil and ConocoPhillips) decide not to build the project? We propose two alternative ways to avoid that risk.The front...
A conversation with John Straley

...seine boat the Investor.) Or it could be his work as a criminal defense investigator for Joseph Hazelwood, the captain of the Exxon Valdez. He does, however, find inspiration and fiction models in real-life characters, conversations, places and Alaskan...
Scientists link oil exposure to reduced survival of fish

...may have found a link between the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill and a decline of herring...than anyone realized."The 986-foot Exxon Valdez struck a charted Bligh Reef at 12...collapsed three to four years after the Exxon Valdez ran aground and the role of the...
Governments seek more time in Exxon Valdez case

...for restoration work following the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill but need more time.Government...and Game commissioner are members of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council.Lawsuits brought against Exxon Mobil Corp. after the spill led to a settlement...
My Turn: How did climate change affect Shell's Arctic decision?

...made by a former in-house climate expert at Exxon, for more than two decades the oil companies...Lenny Bernstein spent 30 years working for Exxon and Mobil. A year ago, he claimed that Exxon's initial interest in climate change stemmed...
My Turn: Our search for villains and heroes

...O'Malley responded to the revelations about Exxon's climate change research. The two Democratic...investigation would more than likely put Exxon on the defensive and seriously delay a...slow down and look for ways to leverage Exxon's research toward a greater good. If...
More, smaller icebergs could show up in Alaska tanker lanes the aftermath of the grounding of the Exxon Valdez, a 987-foot tanker that struck Bligh Reef on March 24, 1989. The Exxon Valdez spilled roughly 11 million the Gulf of Mexico.The crew of the Exxon Valdez had received permission to stray...
Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...The project being pursued by the state, BP, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil Corp., the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., and TransCanada...federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects.BP and Exxon Mobil have said a reserves tax would complicate efforts to advance...
Alaska Science Forum: Why we spilled crude just to watch it burn

...mucked around in a real oil spill. I worked on the beaches of Prince William Sound as an "oil recovery technician" after the Exxon Valdez hit Bligh Reef in 1989. There, we scrubbed rocks with diaper-like pads and blasted rocks with streams of cold water...


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