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A 9,000-barrel leak in the Keystone pipeline in North Dakota spilled enough crude oil to fill half an Olympic-sized swimming pool
The second large oil spill from the Keystone pipeline in two years provoked outrage because TC Energy told activists that spills were unlikely.
Brazil is blaming Venezuela for a mysterious oil spill on its beaches, and it’s sending 5,000 troops to clean up the mess
While Brazil says the oil is from Venezuela, the reason for the spill is unclear, and Brasilia is sending thousands of troops to help clean it up.
12 of the most devastating man-made ocean disasters in history, from Exxon Valdez to Deepwater Horizon
Disasters like oil spills pollute the ocean and kill marine life. Since 1967, there have been more than 9,500 tanker oil spills around the globe.
An oil spill off China’s coast is the world’s biggest since Deepwater Horizon — and it more than tripled in size over the weekend
A tanker carrying 122,000 tons of oil sank in the East China Sea, and investigators are only beginning to figure out the scale of the spill.
Protesters say a leak in the Dakota Access pipeline, which Trump just advanced, could be a ‘death sentence’
Trump has signed a series of directives aimed at expediting the pipeline, one of which orders an end to what he called "cumbersome" environmental reviews.
The Keystone XL Pipeline, which Trump just advanced, will carry the dirtiest fossil fuel on the planet
Here are all the reasons the Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry tar sand oil across the country, terrifies people who care about the environment.