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BP contract ban lifted by US government

Thu, 2014-03-13 15:06
EPA had barred BP from bidding for government contracts after Gulf of Mexico oil spill

BP, federal government agree to once again do business after Gulf oil spill

Thu, 2014-03-13 15:04
WASHINGTON - The oil company behind the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history can once again perform work for the federal government.

BP Can Again Work for Feds After Oil Spill

Thu, 2014-03-13 14:59
They agreed to once again do business after Gulf oil spill.

The State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Beach Pollution Report for Thursday, March 13, 2014

Thu, 2014-03-13 14:46
The following is a summary of the 3/13/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, this [...]

U.S. Lifts BP’s Ban on Contracting Imposed After Spill

Thu, 2014-03-13 13:52
An end to the suspension lets the London-based BP, once the Defense Department’s top fuel supplier, win lucrative federal contracts and seek leases for oil and gas exploration on federal lands. There is an auction next week for the right to drill in the region where the spill ocurred.

Hearing starts in ex-BP engineer obstruction case

Thu, 2014-03-13 13:16
Attorneys for a BP engineer found guilty of obstructing an investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill wants his conviction thrown out, saying the jury forewoman heard statements outside of the trial that ...

Hearing starts in ex-BP engineer obstruction case

Thu, 2014-03-13 13:16
Attorneys for a BP engineer found guilty of obstructing an investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill wants his conviction thrown out, saying the jury forewoman heard statements outside of the trial that ...

Researcher finds methane from oil spill has entered food web

Thu, 2014-03-13 07:28
When millions of gallons of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico four years ago, so did large volumes of methane, or natural gas.

Physics professor struggles to be heard on BP spill

Wed, 2014-03-12 22:53
Physicist Michael Pravica is an expert on high-pressure situations, but though the officials at British Petroleum might be in over their heads, almost no one seems to be listening to him.

The State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Beach Pollution Report for Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Wed, 2014-03-12 14:31
The following is a summary of the 3/12/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, this [...]

The State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Beach Pollution Report for Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Wed, 2014-03-12 07:02
The following is a summary of the 3/11/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, this [...]

The Great Invisible: SXSW Review

Tue, 2014-03-11 16:44
Margaret Brown looks at the aftermath of BP's Deepwater Horizon oil spill read more

BP Bid to Shut Down Gulf Spill Payments Rejected by Judge

Tue, 2014-03-11 14:14
BP Plc’s (BP/) bid to temporarily halt payments under its $9.2 billion oil-spill settlement so that heightened accounting and fraud safeguards can be established was rejected by a federal judge in New Orleans.

Gulf oil spill champion talks science

Mon, 2014-03-10 21:54
One of the men responsible for helping stop the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico said that he doesn’t consider himself a hero. He simply thought that he was doing his job.

Attorney urges Buckhorn to join BP oil spill lawsuit

Mon, 2014-03-10 11:25
TAMPA — Tampa attorney Steven Yerrid is urging Mayor Bob Buckhorn to sign on to lawsuit by states, counties and municipalities trying to recover tax revenue lost in the wake of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

State joins federal lawsuit seeking to get BP to pay up for spill pollution

Sat, 2014-03-08 08:47
A Deepwater Horizon oil-spill lawsuit the state filed Wednesday over environmental damage shows legal wrangling over the 2010 spill could drag on for years. Click to Continue »

The State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Beach Pollution Report for Friday, March 7, 2014

Sat, 2014-03-08 06:46
The following is a summary of the 3/7/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, [...]

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: BP Warns Costs Could Pass $18bn

Fri, 2014-03-07 05:10
BP admits it's impossible to determine what the final bill will be.

Fla. sues BP over oil spill environmental damage

Thu, 2014-03-06 12:52
Florida has joined a multistate lawsuit stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, seeking to hold British oil company BP accountable for damage to the state's natural resources.

Offshore dispersant data and decisions

Thu, 2014-03-06 10:39
Dispersants are often used in oil spill responses because they may mitigate the environmental impacts of the spill by moving the oil from the water surface into the water column enhancing its biodegradation. While this process helps reduce the likelihood of oil exposure to marine wildlife such as seabirds and marine mammals, aquatic toxicity on marine communities from the dispersant and the ...
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