232Jul 20, 2011
Lessons from BP's Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
Witnesses testified about the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the status of ongoing environmental damage assessment. They also examined ways to improve the oil spill response process and ...
158Dec 6, 2010
Offshore Oil Drilling Ban
Erik Milito talked about his group’s opposition to the Obama administration extension of the offshore oil drilling ban in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic and Alaskan coasts until 2017. He ...
223Aug 25, 2010
Regulatory Oversight of Offshore Drilling, Panel 4
Witnesses spoke about prevention of and response to future offshore oil spills at the National Commission on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling meeting. The fourth panel ...
959Jun 17, 2010
Minerals Management Service and Offshore Drilling Regulation
Witnesses testified about the adequacy of the Minerals Management Service’s regulations for offshore oil and gas operations in light of the Deepwater Horizon explosion. Additionally ...