Yellowstone river oil spill

Exxon Mobil to Pay $12 Million for Yellowstone Spill
A pipeline break beneath the Yellowstone River is costing an oil giant $12 million.  Exxon Mobil Corporation reached a settlement to cover natural resource damages from the 2011 Yellowstone River oil spill near Laurel.  Government officials gathered Wednesday morning near the site of Exxon’s Silvert…
Yellowstone River Oil Spills Reshape Oil Pipeline Safety
Two Yellowstone River oil spills have reshaped federal oversight of oil pipeline safety.  President Barack Obama signed The PIPES Act into law on Wednesday.  It will set policy and sets pipeline law and safety measures, in addition to reauthorizing the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safe…