A study of radiation risks in the Kara Sea will clear the way for ExxonMobil (XOM) and Rosneft...

|About: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)|By:, SA News Editor

A study of radiation risks in the Kara Sea will clear the way for ExxonMobil (XOM) and Rosneft (OGZPY.PK) to begin drilling in the Arctic site. The partners have sidestepped environmental groups’ calls for a clean-up prior to exploration of the area off Russia's northern coast where Soviet ships dumped worn-out reactors and 17K containers of radioactive waste.