Gov. DeSantis Downplays Chances Of Offshore Drilling Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday downplayed growing concerns that President Donald Trump is putting Florida’s coastal waters back in play for oil exploration.
Facing South Florida: Florida Offshore Oil DrillingIt appears President Donald Trump is now poised to allow oil drilling off the coast of Florida.
Appeals Court Refuses To Rehear Everglades Drilling CaseAn appeals court Tuesday rejected a request to hold another hearing after a three-judge panel ruled last month that the state should issue a permit for exploratory oil drilling in the Everglades.
‘Fracking' Ban Advances In The Florida Senate Amid ConcernsA move to ban “fracking” in Florida advanced Monday in the Senate with some oil-drilling protections for the Everglades, but not more comprehensive language sought by environmentalists.
Court Asked To Reconsider Ruling On Exploratory Oil Drilling In The EvergladesBroward County and the city of Miramar have asked the 1st District Court of Appeal to reconsider a ruling that would require the state to issue a permit for exploratory oil drilling in the Everglades.
Court Sets Hearing In Everglades Oil Drilling DisputeThe 1st District Court of Appeal is scheduled to hear arguments Jan. 8 in a dispute about whether the Florida Department of Environmental Protection should allow a Broward County landowner to drill an exploratory oil well in the Everglades.
Trump Administration Changes Tune, Says No Oil Drilling Off Florida CoastThe democratic party is calling Florida’s governor a “self-serving con man in response to what at first seemed like good news for all involved.
Gov. Scott Opposes Trump's Roll Back Of Offshore Drilling BanGovernor Rick Scott, an ardent supporter of President Donald Trump, has come out against his administrations plan to roll back a ban on offshore drilling.
Groups Sue To Keep Drilling Ban In Arctic, Atlantic Waters Environmental and Alaska native groups are suing to maintain a ban on oil and gas exploration less than a week after President Donald Trump signed an order aimed at reopening the U.S. Arctic and Atlantic to offshore drilling.
'Keep Your Drill Baby Drill Policies Away': Lawmakers Fight To Protect Florida From 'Oil Boys'When most people think about Florida, our inviting sandy beaches are generally top of mind.
"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.