UN: Israel to Pay for 2006 Oil Spill in Lebanon

UN: Israel to Pay for 2006 Oil Spill in Lebanon

Non-binding resolution claims Israel caused massive oil spill from airstrike during 2006 war; Israel rejects biased resolution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2014, 5:33 PM
Dep. Min. Akunis: We 'Have Control' Over Oil Spill

Dep. Min. Akunis: We 'Have Control' Over Oil Spill

Workers have turned the tide in battle against the oil spill in the Arava last week, pollution won't reach Eilat, Environment Ministry says.Yaakov Levi, 12/14/2014, 4:23 PM
Officials Warn: Keep Away From Oil Spill Site

Officials Warn: Keep Away From Oil Spill Site

A study by Environment Ministry scientists shows that there is a high level of cancer-causing elements in the area of the Arava oil spill.Moshe Cohen, 12/10/2014, 1:15 AM
Rain Begins; Fear that Oil Spill May Reach Eilat

Rain Begins; Fear that Oil Spill May Reach Eilat

Environmental Protection Ministry attempts to absorb oil before it reaches Ein Evrona and flows to Gulf of Eilat.Gil Ronen, 12/9/2014, 3:09 PM
Bibi Taps Akunis as Deputy Environment Minister

Bibi Taps Akunis as Deputy Environment Minister

MK Ofir Akunis (Likud) will deal with disastrous oil spill in the south.Hezki Baruch, 12/9/2014, 1:27 PM
Oil Spill 'Israel's Biggest Ecological Disaster'

Oil Spill 'Israel's Biggest Ecological Disaster'

Energy expert says oil spill in southern Arava region especially bad due to material and location, notes danger of spreading damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2014, 6:25 PM
State Comptroller to Investigate Arava Oil Spill

State Comptroller to Investigate Arava Oil Spill

State Comptroller launches investigation over responsibility, as estimates over the damage more than double overnight.Tova Dvorin, 12/8/2014, 1:16 PM
Class-Action Suit Filed Against Oil Pipeline Co.

Class-Action Suit Filed Against Oil Pipeline Co.

Lawsuit to the tune of 380 million shekel calls for damages to the National Parks Authority, Eilat residents over oil spill.Tova Dvorin, 12/7/2014, 3:34 PM
Oil Spill Will Take Years to Clean, Cost $7.6 Mil.

Oil Spill Will Take Years to Clean, Cost $7.6 Mil.

Professional assessments say it will take a year to clear waste, several years to rehabilitate important nature reserve from Arava spill.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2014, 7:49 AM
Eilat Oil Spill Leaves Jordanians Short of Breath

Eilat Oil Spill Leaves Jordanians Short of Breath

80 Jordanians suffer trouble breathing over the border as Israel struggles to contain 1,000 cubic meter spill caused by car accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2014, 3:35 PM
Oil Spill Causes Closure of Main Road to Eilat

Oil Spill Causes Closure of Main Road to Eilat

Crude oil leaks onto the main road leading to Eilat, shutting down highway and causing damage to nature reserve.Yishai Karov, 12/4/2014, 12:47 AM
BP Vows to Fight 'Excessive' Fines from Oil Spill

BP Vows to Fight 'Excessive' Fines from Oil Spill

"BP will vigorously defend against gross negligence allegations," the energy giant said ahead of the start of a federal civil trial. , 2/19/2013, 7:18 PM
Court Approves $4.5 Billion BP Payout for Spill

Court Approves $4.5 Billion BP Payout for Spill

A US judge approved a $4.5 billion deal in which BP pleaded guilty to criminal charges from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill , 1/30/2013, 9:16 AM