|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:36:15 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] ENERGY: Offshore drilling considered at Vandenberg Air Force Base (CA)|
Air Force to consider oil, gas extraction off VAFB coast Willis Jacobson Lompoc Record (CA) July 19, 2013The U.S. Air Force is set to explore the economic, environmental and political feasibility of leasing land for companies to extract offshore oil and gas off the coast of Vandenberg Air Force Base.
The Air Force Space Command, according to a release from the branch, will work with the Air Force Civil Engineer Center, which will perform an Opportunity Assessment over the next several months to help the Air Force determine if extended reach drilling technology can be used to extract offshore oil and gas from Vandenberg AFB and if it will be compatible with the base’s mission.
Vandenberg AFB, which has accommodated oil drilling for many years, currently has five active wells on the installation.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.lompocrecord.com/news/local/military/vandenberg/air-force- to-consider-oil-gas-extraction-off-vafb-coast/article_eb1c7644- f036-11e2-906a-001a4bcf887a.html
You may need to copy and paste the link. -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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