A model of care developed by the Department of Psychiatry at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine to provide mental health services after the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill reduced both mental health and general medical symptoms. Show More Summary
BP received some bad news this week from the Fifth Circuit: It has to pay up according to the settlement agreement it signed to compensate the victims of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill. We wouldn't hold our breath that this is BP's last word on the case, but for......
Toyota Europe forecasts to sell about 865,000 vehicles in 2014. BP to pay all halted compensations on Deepwater Horizon spill. BSE Sensex increased by more than 60 pints to 231,006.83. In 2013 Android OS has become the most used operating...Show More Summary
Researchers studying sea life in the aftermath of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico say that bottlenose dolphins in Louisiana’s Barataria Bay were suffering from a host of maladies, including lung disease and adrenal problems. Read full article >>
By Fun Trading: 1 - Introduction. I own British Petroleum Plc. (BP) for over a decade and I even bought more when the Macondo incident happened (Deepwater Horizon oil spill). I remember exactly the day when I bought BP at under $30, and how happy I was able to add at these low levels. Show More Summary
On Thursday the Interior Department set the stage for controversial seismic tests to locate fossil fuels off the Atlantic coast. If found, the region will be subject to similar risks as 2010's Deepwater Horizon disaster. The post Seismic Airgun Blasts Would Harm Ocean Wildlife, Find Little Atlantic Oil appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Night falls over the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.(Photo: Oceana / Carlos Suarez) The Outer Continental Shelf Governors Coalition, a group of seven Republican governors representing Alaska, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, North Carolina, and South Carolina, will soon have its first Democratic member: Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe.
BP is still fighting with Gulf business owners over the billions businesses feel are owed under the Deepwater Horizon settlement, but the Fifth Circuit may have given BP a wakeup call with a small typo. On Thursday night, in response to plaintiffs' motion to dismiss BP's request for an en......
As part of ongoing research nearly four years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) will team up
It has been nearly four years since BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion and oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, and neither the dirty energy industry nor politicians in Washington, D.C. have learned anything from that tragedy. Show More Summary
As you recall, BP was responsible for a tiny little oil spill in 2010 called the Deepwater Horizon disaster. This only crushed tourism to New Orleans for several months, made people afraid to eat Gulf Coast seafood, and reminded Americans for weeks of their reliance upon dirty energy (which they promptly forgot as soon as [...]
By Achilles Research: BP (BP) hasn't had it easy since 2010. Nearly four years ago, BP's Deepwater Horizon platform in the Gulf of Mexico exploded and precipitated the largest oil spill in US history. Add to that the increased uncertainty...Show More Summary
While studying the impact of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on tuna, a research team discovered that crude oil interrupts a molecular pathway that allows fish heart cells to beat effectively. The components of the pathway are present in the hearts of most animals, including humans.
BP's Deepwater Horizon spill messed with the heart function of tuna, according to research published on Valentine's Day.
Areas with more ad spending were less likely to punish BP at the pump.
A large cadre of marine scientists assembled this week in Mobile, Ala. to discuss the environmental fallout from the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster that occurred nearly four years ago off the Gulf Coast. Sadly, the impact on human health...Show More Summary
Citing the "inherent danger" of deepwater drilling, a federal judge said the manslaughter case against two supervisors of BP's Deepwater Horizon rig should face a jury. The post BP Rig Supervisors Must Face Manslaughter Charges For Deepwater Horizon Deaths, Judge Rules appeared first on ThinkProgress.
BP is taking responsibility for all mitigation and clean-up costs resultant from the Deepwater Horizon rig disaster. An ongoing charm offensive by chief executive Tony Hayward, however, belies a known truth: federal law could limit the British energy giant's liability exposure to victims of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
BP has sought to cut down on payments for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster by asking that local businesses prove the link between their economic losses and the oil spill. The post Judge Deals A Blow To BP’s Efforts To Dodge Deepwater Horizon Payments appeared first on ThinkProgress.
After Deepwater Horizon, you might think people wouldn't want offshore rigs anywhere nearby. But Virginians, like other Americans, hold contradictory views on energy issues.