Oil Companies Investigate Report Of Sheen In Gulf

A new oil sheen was spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, although energy company BP said Thursday the discovery had nothing to do with its operations and was far from the site of its disaster-hit Macondo well.

Sections:  news   u.s.   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Keystone XL pipeline to be delayedKeystone XL pipeline to be delayed
    TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current $5.3 billion price-tag as it continues to await U.S. government approval. TransCanada had been sticking to its late 2014 or early 2015 start-up target, but the regulatory process has dragged on. More
  • Drivers benefit as oil prices drop sharply
    A sharp decline in the price of oil this month is making gasoline cheaper at a time of year when it typically gets more expensive. It's a relief to motorists and business owners and a positive development for the economy. More
  • Nigeria tycoon 'plans $8bn refinery'
    Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote, says he aims to invest up to $8bn in a major new oil refinery that would double Nigeria's current oil output. More
  • Exxon CEO's Compensation Rises to $40.2 Million
    Exxon Mobil said CEO Rex Tillerson's total compensation rose 15% last year to $40.2 million. More
  • Could cow manure be the future of green energy?
    The next time you drive past a farm and smell cow manure, here's something to think about while you're holding your nose. The stinky stuff could someday be an inexpensive source for fueling your car and powering your home... The process of turning the waste into natural gas by using what are called anaerobic digesters, has become much more efficient. More
BING NEWS:
  • Cleanup ongoing after oil spill in North Fork of Clearwater
    A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers spokeswoman says a sheen of the light-grade turbine oil was spotted ... filed a lawsuit claiming her daughter's death was preventable.>> Police investigate explosive device left inside armoire Police investigate explosive ...
    09/20/2016 - 11:17 am | View Link
  • Collapsed Gulf oil platform has been leaking since 2004, investigation finds
    One example: The longest sheen reported was 1,170 square miles in October 2009, but the report estimated the slick ... may have been unsuccessfully sealed by the companies that drilled them. A 2010 AP investigation revealed federal regulators weren't ...
    04/16/2015 - 3:13 am | View Link
  • Oil companies investigate report of sheen in Gulf
    LONDON - A new oil sheen was spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, although energy company BP said Thursday the discovery had nothing to do with its operations and was far from the site of its disaster-hit Macondo well. A spokesman for another company involved in ...
    08/19/2011 - 1:00 am | View Link
  • Oil sheen in Gulf prompts inquiry
    BP spokesman Daren Beaudo said his company had sent several remotely controlled submersibles into the water during the weekend to investigate the source of the sheen - a shiny coating ... differs from an anonymous report received by the Coast Guard ...
    08/18/2011 - 7:41 pm | View Link
  • Oil companies investigate report of sheen in Gulf
    LONDON – A new oil sheen was spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, although energy company BP said Thursday the discovery had nothing to do with its operations and was far from the site of its disaster-hit Macondo well. A spokesman for another company involved ...
    08/18/2011 - 5:06 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Deepwater Horizon oil spill
    The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill, the BP oil disaster, the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and the Macondo blowout) began on April 20 ...
    09/24/2016 - 5:14 am | View Website
  • Entertainment News & latest headlines from AOL
    Get breaking entertainment news and the latest celebrity stories from AOL. All the latest buzz in the world of movies and TV can be found here.
    09/23/2016 - 11:59 pm | View Website
  • http://www.financialexpress.com/adblocker/
    We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us.
    09/23/2016 - 1:33 am | View Website
  • Petroleum industry in Nigeria
    The petroleum industry in Nigeria is the largest on the African continent. As of 2014, Nigeria's petroleum industry contributes about 14% to its economy.
    09/22/2016 - 2:56 pm | View Website
  • Ripoff Report | OilTradingAcademy.com Complaint Review ...
    This webiste looks very fishy. Claims to have a system to trade oil and claims forex trading is a scam. this may very well be, but a quick whois search revealed the ...
    09/22/2016 - 12:47 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News