Oil Industry Outlines Cleanup Strategy For Arctic Spill

Arctic Oil

First Posted: 06/10/11 07:57 AM ET Updated: 08/10/11 06:12 AM ET

The Globe and Mail:

As the oil and gas industry works to convince Canada's energy regulator that it can safely drill in the Arctic's deep waters, it is proposing some creative -- and controversial -- methods to clean up spills in sea ice: using fires set from helicopters to burn oil and even the propeller blades of icebreakers to disperse it.

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