New Year’s resolution for oil and gas industry: make World Heritage Site Virunga no-go area

Oil industry should pledge to avoid World Heritage Sites, article by  Chris Tomlinson Houston Chronicle columnist. A park ranger stands near an elephant in the Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Oct. 10, 2014. Environmentalists have been fighting to keep a British oil company from drilling in Virunga, Africa´s oldest national park. (Uriel Sinai/The New… Read More

FISH vs. OIL: A Delicate Imbalance

Fishing and the offshore oil industry: A delicate imbalance By Christiane Badgley Source: IWatch Sunset at Sekondi beachfront, Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana. Christiane Badgley Fish vs. Oil: Part One In Ghana the relationship between fishermen and the new oil industry is complex. In this video, Edlove Quarshie, a Sekondi-based fisherman and the Assistant Secretary of the Link… Read More