TITLE

Offshore spills in long-term decline

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2012, Issue 447, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the long-term decline of spills from Great Britain's offshore oil and gas industry. Between 2005 and 2009, an average of about 50 tonnes of oil were spilled annually. It was reported that the 1997 increase was caused by a tanker colliding with a floating platform in the Captain oil field. Data on crude oil and gas production, number of oil discharges and total amount of oil spilled are also provided.
ACCESSION #
76110701

 

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