15 August 2011

Indigenous Amazonian Communities in Peru End Negotiations With Maple Energy Over Six Oil Spills

Two indigenous communities in the Peruvian Amazon ended mediated negotiations regarding the harmful effects of six oil spills in their territories with Maple Gas Corporation del Peru SRL. Maple Gas is a majority owned subsidiary of Maple Energy plc (MPLE), a company registered in Ireland. Community leaders cite Maple’s lack of good faith and willingness to accept responsibility for the devastating oil spills that Maple Energy caused in their territory as the reason for ending dialogue with the company.

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