A federal appeals court has ruled that the environmental assessment behind a massive oil lease sale off Alaska’s northern coast is faulty.
It took several tries, and neither Shell nor the federal government announced the results. But a contractor successfully deployed Shell’s Arctic oil-spill containment system in Samish Bay in March.
Shell's Kulluk drill rig is almost ready to leave Alaska waters.
Shell’s damaged Kulluk drill rig has arrived in Unalaska, a week after leaving Kodiak.
After a troubled 2012 Arctic drilling season, Shell Oil has announced it won’t be drilling this summer.
A Royal Dutch Shell PLC drilling barge that ran aground New Year's Eve is on the move from near Kodiak Island in Alaska to Dutch Harbor.
The Coast Guard lifted an order restricting movement of Shell’s Kulluk drill rig. It's now clear to head to Unalaska.
Two tugs scheduled to tow a damaged Royal Dutch Shell PLC drill barge collided while maneuvering in a bay off Kodiak Island.
U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski says in light of the Kulluk’s grounding, the government needs to look at all aspects of Shell’s Arctic drilling operations.
A Shell Alaska spokesman says a damaged floating drill rig and a drill ship will be "dry towed" to shipyards in Asia for assessments and repairs.