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Cement Weight on Keystone Pipeline May Have Led to Huge Oil Spill
Business  (tags: TransCanada, PHMSA, Keystone Pipeline, Oil Spill, North Dakota, South Dakota )

- 510 days ago -
A problem that started during construction of the Keystone pipeline almost 10 years ago may have led to the leak of 210,000 gallons of crude oil in a prairie grass field near the South Dakota-North Dakota border in November.
South Dakota Regulator Raises Prospect of Revoking Keystone Permit
Business  (tags: Keystone Pipeline, oil spill, South Dakota, TransCanada Corp )

- 540 days ago -
Pipeline operator TransCanada ordered by federal agency to conduct additional testing following recent leak
Is BP's $18.7 Billion Oil Spill Settlement Tax Deductible? Deal Could Save BP Billions, Group Says
Business  (tags: BP, Deepwater Horizon, oil spill, oil spill settlement, Clean Water Act, tax deductions, business expense, settlements loophole )

- 1416 days ago -
"It is outrageous for BP to treat any portion of these payments as an ordinary business expense". It's unlikely that taxpayers will ever know whether or not BP took advantage of these possible deductions and to what extent.
Halliburton to Plead Guilty to Destroying Gulf Evidence
Business  (tags: USA, Oil Spill, BP, Halliburton, Gulf Of Mexico )

- 2129 days ago -
US company Halliburton will plead guilty to destroying evidence relating to the 2010 Gulf Of Mexico oil spill. The plea agreement, which is subject to court approval, means Halliburton will have to pay the maximum possible fine.
In Wake of Lac-Magantic Train Inferno, Anger Turns Toward Profit-Hungry 'Rail Empire'
Business  (tags: Lac-Megantic, Quebec, Petroleum, Oil spill, explosion, 20 dead recovered, 30 possible dead/missing, corporate greed/irresponsibility, deregulation, news sources, tragedy, sadness, anger, Montreal Maine & Atlantic RR )

- 2143 days ago -
Families of those still missing told to expect the worst as anger rises against company behind disaster. "It was all about cutting, cutting, cutting. It's just an example of putting company profits ahead of public safety." (former MMA employee)
Nigeria Oil Spills: Dutch Case Against Shell to Begin
Business  (tags: corporate, abuse, dishonesty, environment, oil spill, Nigeria, law, courts, business )

- 2418 days ago -
Oil giant Shell is due to appear in court in the Netherlands to face charges of polluting Nigerian villages.
URGENT ACTION ALERT ARCTIC : Tell Shell: Don't Destroy the Arctic
Business  (tags: arctic, oil, shell, oil spill, polarbears, whales, narwhal, Arctic fox, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, wildlife, habitat, pollution, protection, animals, conservation, environment, corruption, corporate, oil )

- 2622 days ago -
Please share and sign this important petition.A global fleet of Arctic destroyers is speeding towards one of the last unspoiled places on earth. The ships are part of oil giant Shell's mission to drill the very first wells in the pristine waters off the
Amnesty Urges Shell to Start Cleaning Up Decades of Oil Spill Damage in Nigeria
Business  (tags: Amnesty, Urges, Shell to, Start, Cleaning, Up, Decades, of, Oil Spill, Damage, in Nigeria )

- 2752 days ago -
Today marks 16 years since Nigerian activist Ken Saro-Wiwa was executed for speaking out against the environmental and human rights abuses taking place in the Niger Delta's oil-rich Ogoniland.
BP Oil Pipeline In Alaska Could Be The Next Disaster [Video] ! URGENT ALERT !
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corruption, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, finance, government, money, oil, usa, world, Alska, Trans-Alaska Pipeline, oilspill, oil spill, BP, gulf spill, gulf, disaster )

- 3181 days ago -
The Trans-Alaska Pipeline... an 800-mile oil transport tube. Although the pipeline was an extraordinary engineering feat when built over 30 years ago, its age is now seen as an extreme risk considering allegations that BP is save money.
BP Fined $50 Million For 2005 Texas Refinery Explosion
Business  (tags: business, americans, oil, BP, oil spill, safety_violations, worker_safety, OSHA )

- 3204 days ago -
On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced that BP Products North America Inc. will pay $50.6 million for safety violations resulting in the 2005 explosion at its Texas City refinery.
BP to Emerge 'Smaller and Wiser'
Business  (tags: BP, oil spill, mexico )

- 3224 days ago -
BP will emerge from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill crisis a smaller and wiser company, according to the man who is due to take over the reins.
Rare, Eerie 1970s BP Board Game Promises Oil 'Thrills', 'Spills', Comes Back to Haunt Them
Business  (tags: business, offbeat, BP, oil spill, board game, eerie )

- 3244 days ago -
A rare 1970s BP game - yes, that's the company badge on the box - promises all the 'thrills of drilling' offshore, with the first player to earn $120million being crowned the winner. But BP Oil Strike players must also avoid the dreaded 'hazard cards'..
Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010)
Business  (tags: BP, oil spill, Gulf oil spill, disaster, oil, news, business )

- 3247 days ago -
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.
Another Oyster Company Falls Victim to BP Spill
Business  (tags: Ameripure Processing Company, John Tesvich, Lousiana, Oil Spill, Pat Fahey, Red Lobster )

- 3260 days ago -
Ameripure Oyster Company knew of the massive oil spill in the Gulf, but did not foresee the plant closing down.

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