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  1. Spill panel seeks overhaul of safety culture, regulation

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    Wed, 12 Jan 2011

    additional congressional oversight of offshore safety and environmental risks. Second, require the appropriate congressional committees to hold an annual oversight hearing on the state of technology, application of process safety, and environmental

  2. Watching Government: Battling onshore leaks

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    Fri, 20 Aug 2010

    corrosion causing onshore pipeline leaks, emphasis now seems to be on response times. More significantly, congressional committees and government regulators seem to recognize that onshore pipelines face different challenges than deepwater

  3. CEQ, DOI launch joint review of NEPA procedures at MMS

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    Fri, 14 May 2010

    or human health and safety in accordance with CEQ guidelines. Responding to questions as he testified before congressional committees on May 11 and 12, BP America Inc. Chairman and Pres. LaMar McKay said the company sought a CX for its Macondo

  4. Salazar scraps predecessor's 5-year OCS plan

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    Wed, 11 Feb 2009

    drill-only approach, onshore or offshore, is not enough," the secretary said. The chairmen of two major congressional committees dealing with energy applauded Salazar's action. House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Nick J. Rahall

  5. House diesel price hearing has market speculators focus

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    Wed, 7 May 2008

    recent dramatic increases in oil and product prices. Oil industry executives who have appeared before other congressional committees have said that supply and demand account for only part of the soaring prices, the subcommittee chairman told

  6. Study: Waxman-Markey bill costly to US refiners

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    Mon, 23 Nov 2009

    relationships with energy companies, research institutes, and government agencies. He has testified before numerous congressional committees and regulatory bodies and has been appointed to the National Petroleum Council (NPC) by every secretary of

  7. California, other states granted right to set their own air quality standards

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    Mon, 2 Feb 2009

    a broader and sustained effort to reduce our dependence on crude oil.” Two California Democrats who chair congressional committees related to energy and the environment immediately applauded the action. Senate Environment and Public Works

  8. Salazar scraps predecessor’s 5-year OCS plan

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    Mon, 16 Feb 2009

    drill-only approach, onshore or offshore, is not enough,” the secretary said. The chairmen of two major congressional committees dealing with energy applauded Salazar’s action. House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Nick J. Rahall

  9. Salazar selects former DOI associate solicitor as MMS director

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    Thu, 25 Jun 2009

    Salazar said that her experience as a former DOI associate solicitor and as staff director and counsel for two congressional committees will be valuable in Birnbaum’s new position. “Her in-depth knowledge of energy issues, natural resource

  10. California, other states to set own air standards

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    Mon, 26 Jan 2009

    a broader and sustained effort to reduce our dependence on crude oil." Two California Democrats who chair congressional committees related to energy and the environment immediately applauded the action. Senate Environment and Public Works

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