John Hanna, Ryan J. Foley, Heather Hollingsworth / The Energy MixDec 12, 2022
A ruptured pipe dumped enough oil late last week into a northeastern Kansas creek to nearly fill an Olympic-sized swimming pool, becoming the largest onshore crude pipeline spill in nine years. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
ELLEN KNICKMEYER / The Associated PressJan 5, 2018
Officials, environmental groups and oil industry analysts say the state has solid regulatory and legal means to block new drilling off its coast. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Donald Kaufman / TruthdigJan 21, 2015
The governor of Montana has declared a state of emergency after 50,400 gallons of oil spilled Saturday from a pipeline into the longest undammed river in the United States. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
BLANKOct 16, 2013
A ruptured pipeline last month spilled at least 20,000 barrels of crude oil that went undetected until a local farmer stumbled across it while harvesting wheat. Now experts say the spill estimate is a weak guess, and no one knows how much oil was lost. Either way, it’s among the largest in state history -- and a troubling sign of incompetence, or worse. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
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