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BP Won't Pay for Gulf Oil Spill Research
Business  (tags: BP, Deepwater Horizon, Gulf Oil Spill, corporate, consumers, dishonesty, ethics )

Roseann
- 237 days ago - grist.org
The oil giant whines that it has forked out a lot for research already, and can't understand why it should have to pay more. Guess who gets to pick up the tab instead....
Halliburton Will Earn What It Takes To Pay Off Gulf Oil Spill Fine In Just 23 Seconds
Business  (tags: Gulf Oil Spill, Deepwater Oil Spill, Halliburton Criminal Charges, Halliburton Oil Spill Fine, Green News )

Judy
- 513 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
In little more than the time it takes to read this sentence, Halliburton Energy Services will have generated revenue equivalent to the fine it agreed to pay for destroying evidence related to one of the deadliest oil spills in U.S. history.
Trial Set To Start On BP's Responsibility For Gulf Oil Spill
Business  (tags: BP. federal trial begins, New Orleans, Gulf oil spill, BP oil spill )

Judy
- 663 days ago - npr.org
In spite of speculation about a last minute settlement, a federal judge in New Orleans will today begin hearing arguments about BP's liability for the 2010 oil rig explosion and Gulf coast oil spill. At stake: Billions of dollars in potential penalties.
Obama Administration Suspends BP From New Federal Contracts, Land Leases After Gulf Spill Deal
Business  (tags: settlement, British Petroleum, Deepwater Horizon, Gulf oil spill, BP oil spill, BP suspended, future contracts/land leases, lack of business integrity )

Judy
- 752 days ago - newser.com
The Obama administration put a temporary stop to new federal contracts with British oil company BP on Wednesday, citing the company's "lack of business integrity" and criminal proceedings stemming from the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010.
Sen. Bernie Sanders: Wall Street's Secret Oil Games
Business  (tags: Gulf Oil Spill, Senator Bernie Sanders, Congress, Wall Street, excessive oil prices, gasoline prices, oil sprculation, oil futures market )

Judy
- 1191 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Why have oil prices spiked wildly? Some argue that the volatility is a result of supply-and-demand fundamentals. More and more observers, however, believe that excessive speculation in the oil futures market by investors is driving oil prices sky high.
Oil Spill Executives Get Safety Bonus
Business  (tags: worldwide hippies, hippies, Activism, Gulf oil spill, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, energy, environment )

Joseph
- 1358 days ago - worldwidehippies.com
If you ever wanted evidence of why industry can't be trusted to self-regulate, this is it. Transocean Cites Safety in Bonuses |
Hayward: BP Was "Model" of "Social Responsibility"
Business  (tags: BP, Tony Hayward, British Petroleum, corruption, corporate, business, Gulf Oil Spill )

Roseann
- 1606 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The outgoing chief executive acknowledged he made mistakes but said he had been "demonized" and wouldn't change any of the fundamental decisions he made following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon.
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010)
Business  (tags: BP, oil spill, Gulf oil spill, disaster, oil, news, business )

Dave
- 1631 days ago - topics.nytimes.com
The Latest on the Oil Spill Compensation to Victims The House of Representatives voted on July 1 to increase the compensation that can be received by families of those killed or injured in the April 20 explosion of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.
Storm Continues to Hinder Work on Oil Spill
Business  (tags: corporate, Alex, hurricane, Gulf oil spill )

Dave
- 1632 days ago - nytimes.com
Hurricane Alex, was downgraded Thursday morning to a tropical storm, but it continued to halt progress on containment work in the Gulf of Mexico and threatened to disperse oil farther into the marshes along the Mississippi Delta.
'Top Chef' Judge Sues BP
Business  (tags: americans, business, economy, ethics, oil, Gulf oil spill )

Kathy
- 1636 days ago - mnn.com
The oil spill that has been ravaging the Gulf of Mexico for over 2 months now is affecting restaurants in the Gulf region. Many of them don't have access to their usual supplies of seafood, and seafood is what most Gulf region restaurants specialize in.
ExxonMobil CEO Says Oil Industry Not Well Equipped for Deep Water Spill
Business  (tags: Gulf oil spill, corporate, energy, news, oil, technology )

Kathy
- 1641 days ago - triplepundit.com
The CEO of the world's largest publicly traded oil company told a Congressional panel last week that the oil industry is "not well equipped" to deal with deep water spills like that now ravaging the Gulf of Mexico.
A Sorry Site: You Should Totally Apologize to BP
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, BP, British Petroleum, BP Oil Spill, Gulf Oil Spill, americans, consumers, abuse )

Roseann
- 1642 days ago - grist.org
There have been a lot of apologies flying around this week. BP CEO Tony Hayward to the U.S. people. Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) to Hayward and BP. Now it's Twitter's (and your) turn to tell BP just how totally sorry it is for everything. It's been a rough week
Gulf Oil Spill: BP's Poor Record So Far Dulls Hope For Future
Business  (tags: BP Oil Spill, British Petroleum, Gulf Oil Spill, Oil Spill Failures, Green News )

Kemsa
- 1654 days ago - blcnn.wordpress.com
Cutting off the snarled riser pipe in order to install a containment cap significantly increased the flow of oil and gas -- possibly by more barrels per day than the cap is actually capturing.
WORTH MORE DEAD THAN ALIVE: BP Now Valued At Less Than Its Assets
Business  (tags: business, society, BP, GULF OIL SPILL, gulf oil spill, money, investments, finance, corporate, economy, politics, news )

Cal
- 1656 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
BP stock dropped $5.45, or 16 percent, Wednesday - easily its worst day since the April 20 rig explosion that set off the spill. In the seven weeks since then, the company has lost half its market value.
BP Hiring the Unemployed for Oil Spill Clean-Up
Business  (tags: clean up, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, gulf oil spill )

Pami
- 1657 days ago - money.cnn.com
Beach cleaners will be paid $18 an hour and supervisors $32 an hour, according to Deb Witmer, BP public affairs officer.
 

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