oil drilling

Fossil Fuels

Trump Wants to Open Nearly All US Offshore Waters to Drilling

The Trump administration unveiled an unprecedented blueprint for expanding oil and gas drilling in fragile waters.
Sarah Emerson
1.4.18
under the sea

THE FISH CAN'T HEAR ANYTHING OVER ALL THIS NOISE

It's stressing them out.
Jacob Dubé
8.10.17
energy

Trump reverses Obama rule and orders Atlantic and Arctic waters opened for oil drilling

Ryan McCarthy
Alex Lubben
4.28.17
aftershocks

Scientists Say Fracking Regulations Probably Helped Reduce Manmade Earthquakes

Turns out regulating the industry is actually a pretty good idea.
Knvul Sheikh
3.2.17
environment

Crude L.A.: California's Urban Oil Fields

VICE News heads to Los Angeles to investigate the effects of urban oil drilling on local communities.
VICE News
4.27.16
environment

Crude L.A.: California's Urban Oil Fields (Trailer)

Coming Soon: VICE News heads to Los Angeles to investigate the effects of urban oil drilling on local communities.
VICE News
4.21.16
Stuff

I Spent 24 Hours with Greenpeace During Their Latest Illegal London Action

I joined the group as they wheeled a polar bear the size of a double-decker bus in front of Shell HQ.
Michael Segalov
9.4.15
environment

Five Years After BP Disaster, Gulf of Mexico's Fishing Industry Continues to Struggle

Scientists say the long-term effects of the spill remain unknown — but oyster and crab catches are down, driving some long-time fisherman out of business.
Matt Smith
4.19.15
americas

The $36B Halliburton-Baker Hughes Merger and the Glut Shrinking the Oil Industry

The US shale drilling boom has led to global glut of oil and low prices, and could signal an expensive future.
Colleen Curry
11.18.14
Canada

Canada's Caribou Are Disappearing Fast

Climate change, oil drilling, hunters, and all the other usual suspects are likely to blame.
Ben Makuch
10.17.14