Update: Offshore Energy Fines Increasing

The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) is raising the cost for non-compliance by offshore oil, gas and wind companies.  BSEE has now posted the Notice to Lessees that explains the changes for different violations.  The change is an annual inflation adjustment and increases the maximum fine from $42,704 to $43,576.  The change of about $800 is not by itself a dramatic change.   However, violators need to consider that: Continue reading “Update: Offshore Energy Fines Increasing”