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BOEM's Online Western GOM Lease Sale 248 Attracts Few Bids, Foils Protesters

Western Gulf of Mexico (GOM) Lease Sale 248, which offered 23.8 million acres offshore Texas for oil and natural gas exploration and development, attracted only a handful of bids Wednesday, and -- unlike several other recent lease sales -- no interruptions by protesters, thanks to a Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) decision to broadcast the event live on the internet. Read More

BOEM to Broadcast Western GOM Lease Sale 248 Live Online

Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 248, which will offer 23.8 million acres offshore Texas for oil and natural gas exploration and development, will be held Aug. 24 in New Orleans, and will be the first federal offshore oil and gas auction broadcast live on the internet, according to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management. Read More