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Frances Beinecke discusses Gulf spill Commission's findings; Peter Lehner on industry-wide safety issues to remedy

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Posted January 11, 2011 in The Media and the Environment

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On Public Radio International’s Living On Earth, Frances Beinecke discussed the findings released today by the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling, on which she served… In Politico and Times-Picayune articles about the oil commission’s report, Frances listed the top priorities she and fellow commissioners recommended to Congress in the wake of the disaster…

Peter Lehner was quoted in a Reuters article discussing the safety sacrifices that led to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and that must be prioritized moving forward… Peter spoke to Phoenix, Arizona’s KFNN Financial News Radio and Las Vegas’ KXNT Morning News about these systemic safety problems in the offshore oil industry… In an article on Houston Chronicle’s Fuelfix.com, Peter seconded the recommendations of the oil commission to ensure safeguards are put in place and upheld to prevent a tragedy like this from happening in the future…

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