Bp To Pay $4.5 Billion Over Gulf Oil Spill

BP Oil Spills

BP will pay approximately $4.5 billion and plead guilty to criminal charges as part of a settlement with the U.S. government over the deadly Deepwater Horizon rig explosion and massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, the London-based oil giant announced Thursday.

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  • Deepwater Horizon oil spill
    The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill/leak, the BP oil disaster, the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and the Macondo blowout) is an industrial disaster that began on 20 April 2010, in the Gulf of Mexico on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect, considered to be the largest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry and estimated to be 8% to 31% larger in ...
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  • BP Oil Disaster
    Background. On April 20, 2010, BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, killing 11 men and dumping nearly 5 million barrels of oil—the equivalent of over 200 million gallons—into the Gulf of Mexico.
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  • BP
    BP p.l.c. (formerly The British Petroleum Company plc and BP Amoco plc) is a British multinational oil and gas company headquartered in London, England.It is one of the world's seven oil and gas "supermajors", whose performance in 2012 made it the world's sixth-largest oil and gas company, the sixth-largest energy company by market capitalization and the company with the world's 12th-largest ...
    12/8/2018 - 12:18 pm | View Website
  • A Stakeholder Analysis of the BP Oil Spill and the ...
    1 Abstract The BP oil spill released 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico and caused a grave amount of damage to the surrounding areas both environmentally and economically.
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  • Gulf Coast Oil Disaster
    Last year, my fishing and hunting business was all but wiped out by the oil spill -- I lost 94% of my business.
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