Arctic Clean Air Act Permit Violations
Affiliates of Royal Dutch Shell agreed to pay $1.1 million to settle violations of Clean Air Act permits by two drill ships operating in Arctic waters off the North Slope of Alaska in 2012. Under settlements with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Shell Gulf of Mexico, Inc. and Shell Offshore, Inc. will pay a $710,000 penalty for violations of the Noble Discoverer in the Chukchi Sea and a $390,000 penalty for violations by the Kulluk in the Beaufort Sea.
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- Enforcement Agency
- Contracting Party
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|Royal Dutch Shell PLC||$1,100,000|