"Fracking" Bill Ready For State House VoteAmid opposition from environmental groups, a bill about oil and natural-gas drilling, which includes a controversial method known as "fracking," is headed to the full House.
Report: Man-Made Earthquakes Shake Over A Dozen Areas In USMore than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.
State Recommends SW Florida Oil Drilling Approval A permit given to a Texas company to drill an exploratory oil well in southwest Florida will not be rescinded.
2nd Cuban Offshore Oil Well Also A BustCuba’s dreams of petroleum riches has been dealt a big blow as Cuba’s state oil company announced Monday a second deep-water exploratory well in the Gulf of Mexico is a bust.
Meeting To Focus On Risks Of Oil Drilling Off Cuba's Coast The risks of drilling for oil off the coast of Cuba, and whether the U.S. is prepared to handle a spill, will be the focus of a meeting Monday between experts, U.S. officials and the Coast Guard.
Huge Oil Rig Ready To Drill Off CubaLess than two years after the BP oil spill left the Gulf coast reeling, a new semi-submersible oil rig is now stationed in the Florida Straits, less than 90 miles from the coast of Key West.
Scott Clarifies Position On Everglades DrillingDrilling for oil in the Florida Everglades has become a slippery slope for Gov. Rick Scott.