Bill on Oil Prospecting in Cuba Analyzed at the US Congress

1 Havana, Cuba, Mar 23.- The US Congress analyzed on Wednesday a bill that would allow US oil companies to drill in waters of Cuba’s Exclusive Economic Zone. On March 5th, Republican legislator for Arizona, Jeff Flake, presented at the House of Representatives the initiative HR 4135, known as the Western Hemisphere Energy Security Act 2012, the Cubadebate Web site

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Judge Nixes Obama Decision on Deep-water Drilling

1 Washington, Jun 23. -Judge Martin Feldman ruled in favor of the oil companies that called for overturning a moratorium the White House imposed on deep-water drilling in the Gulf of Mexico.   After the oil spill triggered by the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion, President Barack Obama imposed a six-month moratorium on deep-water drilling until security parameters were guaranteed. According

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