Appeals court revives lawsuit over 2006 BP oil spill FAIRBANKS -- John Browne, then the CEO of BP, told stock analysts a month after a 2006 oil spill at Prudhoe Bay that “world-class” precautions in Alaska couldn’t prevent it. “This leak resulted ... differed from reality and defendants knew ... 02/14/2014 - 3:47 pm | View Link
Magnolia Springs plans to use BP grant to build boardwalk The Magnolia Springs Town Council is considering a proposal to build the site using money left from funds approved by BP to deal with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The project ... he said. "The reality is this is a public access improvement tied to ... 11/13/2010 - 8:02 pm | View Link
Reality springs a leak in BP spill coverage The script for the BP oil spill is falling apart. There will be no environmental calamity. The Gulf of Mexico is healing itself faster than anyone imagined. And for the many critics of BP's and the government's handling of the disaster, there is even worse ... 08/24/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
The Crime of the Century: What BP and the US Government Don't Want You to Know, Part I Time magazine reported that environmental anti-advocate Rush Limbaugh had a point when he said the spill was a "leak". Thad Allen pointed out ... accounts of the devastating results from BP and the government's use of Corexit in the gulf. 08/4/2010 - 12:46 am | View Link
Oil Leak Outrage The Gulf of Mexico oil leak ... the BP well would dump 610 million gallons into the Gulf in one year. One trillionth of that amount is 0.00061 gallons, which equates to 0.00244 quarts or 0.078 ounces or 1.56 drops. “Therefore the oil spill — if as ... 07/14/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Oil spill Cleanup and recovery from an oil spill is difficult and depends upon many factors, including the type of oil spilled, the temperature of the water (affecting ... 05/26/2015 - 4:31 pm | View Website
Oil Spill Gulf of Mexico 2010 Get the latest news and updates on the Gulf of Mexico BP Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, fire, oil spill and cleanup. Find pictures and videos and comment on the ... 05/26/2015 - 2:48 am | View Website
Map and Estimates of the Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico ... The BP oil spill is the largest accidental release of oil into marine waters, according to flow estimates announced on Aug. 2 by a federal panel of ... 05/25/2015 - 6:06 pm | View Website
BP oil spill cap in action: New underwater video of Gulf leak New BP live video feed shows more oil leaking at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. BP CEO Tony Hayward said the ... 05/25/2015 - 2:45 pm | View Website
BP Gulf Oil Spill Leak Plume Gusher Disaster Video http://wonkroom.thinkprogress.org/tag... 5/11/10: BP releases video of the gushing oil "plume" spewing millions of gallons of oil a mile below the sea ... 05/25/2015 - 1:19 pm | View Website
On our daily commute, many of us are wasting fuel with bad driving habits like heavy breaking and stop-start driving — with considerable impact on both our wallets and the environment.
Sydney-based startup GoFar aims to help drivers make those trips more efficient. Going beyond tracking behaviour, GoFar gives users real-time feedback to improve their driving habits.
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Anywhere up to 25% of the fuel we buy is wasted through lack of awareness of how our driving affects fuel consumption, GoFar cofounder Danny Adams told Mashable Australia.
Workmen torched a hole in the roof of the former Macy's Plaza in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday as part of an ambitious $180-million makeover aiming to transform the fortress-like mall into an outdoor plaza.
BloombergYellen's Dollar Rally Gives Relief to Peers From Tokyo to SydneyBloombergFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's popularity must be soaring among her global central bank peers. The dollar has surged against other developed-market currencies, reaching an almost eight-year high versus the yen, since the end of last week, when she
Financial TimesBOJ April 30 minutes: risks to prices are tilted to downsideReutersTOKYO May 27 Many Bank of Japan board members said risks to consumer prices are tilted to the downside due to uncertainty about long-term inflation expectations, consumer spending, and the output gap, minutes of the central bank's April 30 policy