Saturday, May 25, 2024

offshore oil drilling

OCEANA loses case against GoB

The Government of Belize (GoB) won the second round of court proceedings on June 21st against OCEANA. As readers may recall, Supreme Court Judge...

Oceana calls on GOB to demand that Treaty Energy respect our laws

Treaty Energy, under the umbrella of Princess Petroleum, has resumed drilling operations in San Juan #3, says Oceana in Belize. This violates the court ruling by Justice Oswell Legall which called the contract was “unlawful, null and void”

Offshore Oil contracts are null and void

In a historic move, Justice Oswell Legall handed down his judgement on the government-issued offshore oil contracts, declaring them null and void. Legall chastised the government, declaring the contracts "not only irresponsible, but reckless."

Belize Oil Production in Decline by 50%

Submitted by Glenn Tillett Spanish Lookout, Tuesday, October 24th, 2012 - If it wasn’t for the robust flame from the flaring of gas from the...

Supreme Court Grants Oceana Permission for Judicial Review

Oceana will now file their application for full review by the court of the decision of the Chief Election Officer, at which time the substantive legal issues will ventilated

Seventeen Year Old plans to swim from San Pedro to Belize City to promote Healthy Reefs

On March 23, 2012, 17-year-old San Pedrano Eric Donis will take on the challenge of swimming from San Pedro, Ambergris Caye to Belize City, Belize in an attempt to raise awareness for the delicate nature of our Barrier Reef

How to Vote in The People’s Referendum

The People’s Referendum gives voice to the thousands of Belizeans who never got a chance to vote when the offshore referendum triggered under the Referendum Act and was derailed on the basis of unverifiable signatures.

Electorates to vote in People’s Referendum on offshore oil drilling in Belize

Belizean electorates across the country will have the opportunity to vote on the issue of offshore oil drilling in Belize in a People’s Referendum.