By Bret Jensen: BP plc. (BP), formerly known as British Petroleum, is one of the most controversial holdings within my income portfolio. Due to the tragedy of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill it still remains a pariah to some investorsShow More Summary
BP has won a legal reprieve in its effort to avoid payments to those whose losses were not traceable to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. ||| Washington - BP won a legal reprieve in its effort to avoid payments to those whose losses were not traceable to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, potentially sparing the oil company of extra costs. Show More Summary
A former BP Plc engineer accused of destroying evidence sought by the U.S. for a probe of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill went on trial in the first criminal case arising from the disaster to go before a jury.
With a record number of rigs operating in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is charging full steam ahead into the region.
In a remarkable comeback story, oil production in the Gulf of Mexico is ramping up once again. These three companies have staked their claim in Gulf deep-water production; here's why investors stand to win big.
A closer look at how Anadarko’s onshore U.S. assets and projects in the Gulf of Mexico will drive the company’s growth.
A liftboat in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico has been evacuated after severe weather raised concerns about the stability of the vessel located about 30 miles offshore Mobile, Alabama.
Erik Cordes, marine biologist and assistant professor of biology at Temple, will lead an NSF-funded, three-week research cruise in the Gulf of Mexico to explore the effects of rising ocean acidification in the deep sea and on deepwater corals specifically. The cruise will take place next spring aboard the state-of-the-art research vessel Atlantis, operated by […]
This will be J.J. Creppel's last Thanksgiving at his home in Plaquemines Parish, a sliver of marshy land that juts out from the southeast corner of Louisiana and hugs the Mississippi River as it empties into the Gulf of Mexico. But J.J. Show More Summary
Boulder, Colo., USA – Locations studied for this month's posting of Geology articles include New Zealand's Taupo Volcanic Zone; Llaima volcano, Chile; the Mississippi Fan (Gulf of Mexico); the eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean; Wax Lake...Show More Summary
The U.S. lost an average of 80,000 acres of coastal wetlands from 2004 to 2009, according to recent government data. In a recent period, more than 70 percent of the estimated loss came in the Gulf of Mexico.
Gulf of Mexico liftboat operators All Coast, LLC, have entered into a contract with SEMCO, LLC, for the refurbishment and enhancement of its L/B 'Barracuda', which was previously out of service.
Deepwater Horizon disaster? Forgetaboutit. BP recently deployed two more oil-drilling rigs to the Gulf, taking its count to a record-breaking nine.
ByJoseph Harry: BP Plc (BP) announced this week that it has built up its largest fleet ever in the Gulf of Mexico. The company recently added two drilling rigs to its U.S. offshore operations, increasing its Gulf fleet to a total of nine. Show More Summary
The Gulf of Mexico is the second highest crude reserve in the U.S. and three producers are distinguishing themselves.
BP has released environmental data used in its efforts to clean up the Gulf of Mexico where its Macondo well spilled millions of barrels of oil in 2010. Since the oil spill, federal and state agencies, as well as BP, have collected more than 2.3 million lines of water chemistry data, published yesterday in the […]
One year ago today Who is shooting and mutilating dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico, and why?: Someone is killing and mutilating dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico, and no one can figure out who is doing this, or why.
Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division's multipurpose amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) returned Saturday from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico.
(Photo: Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, Panel Report 2013-002) Offshore drilling remains deadly and dangerous years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill devastated the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010. The picture aboveShow More Summary
URBANA, Ill. – Despite a 12-year action plan calling for reducing the hypoxia zone in the Gulf of Mexico, little progress has been made, and there is no evidence that nutrient loading to the Gulf has decreased during this period. University of Illinois researchers have identified some of the biophysical and social barriers to progress and propose a way forward. read more