Massive Gas Leak in the North Sea

by Ben Hoffman

Exclusion zones have been put in place around the Elgin platform in the North Sea, which has been suffering a serious gas leak since Sunday.

Coastguards said shipping was being ordered to keep at least two miles away and there was a three-mile exclusion zone for aircraft.

A cloud of gas was reported to be surrounding the platform, which is located 150 miles (240km) off Aberdeen.

Workers from a second platform and drilling rig have been removed.

Shell has moved 120 non-essential staff from the Shearwater platform and Hans Deul drilling rig, about four miles from the Elgin, because of the drifting gas.

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Drill, baby, drill! If you want to destroy the world.

3 Comments to “Massive Gas Leak in the North Sea”

  1. “Safe and CLean”
    yeah… they say that to all the countries

  2. It’s very amusing to watch the Leftist and their child-like hatred for Oil. It comes from the ground, it’s organic. There’s no evil rich guy that owns the recipe for it and manufactures it in a big factory.

    There has yet to be any valid and effective alternative found for it and yet you Leftist keep beating the “we hate oil” drum in the name of saving the planet. What’s even more mind-blowing is that we have essentially placed an Oil embargo on ourselves while China, Russia and others are expanding their oil supply.

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