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BP scraps plans to drill in Arctic due to Gulf spill

BP has scrapped plans to drill in the Arctic, where a new oil rush is expected, amid fears such a move would be “political madness” after the Gulf oil spill, Britain’s Guardian daily said Thursday. The energy giant said it

Greenpeace in Arctic to stop British Co. drilling for oil

Greenpeace said Monday its activists had arrived in the Arctic on board one of its ships to pressure Britain’s Cairn Energy to stop oil operations off Greenland’s fragile coast. Cairn Energy is drilling two wells off the west coast of