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    Rush Limbaugh Claims BP Oil Spill Didn’t Harm Environment

    Rush Limbaugh Claims BP Oil Spill Didn’t Harm Environment

    BP’s 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion that claimed the lives of 11 men, killed numerous dolphins and other marine life, and released millions of barrels of oil and natural gas into the Gulf of Mexico was an environmental disaster. The catastrophe has left far-reaching impacts on the region’s economy and ecosystems that continue to this day. […]

    BP Arctic Oil Well Still Leaking, Too Unstable to Shut Down

    BP Arctic Oil Well Still Leaking, Too Unstable to Shut Down

    BP and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials spent the holiday weekend trying to repair a leaking oil well on Alaska’s North Slope. Officials said the well is too unstable to shut down because of frigid temps in the high Arctic, but have released the pressure on one of the main leaks. It appears that 1.5 […]

    BP Abandons Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

    BP Abandons Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

    By Andy Rowell Conservationists and environmentalists in Australia are celebrating a major victory after the oil giant BP announced that it is abandoning its hugely controversial plans to drill for oil and gas in the Great Australian Bight. The area, which is off the country’s southern coast, is a marine park and home to one […]

    Viking Protestors Rally Against BP’s Greenwashing at British Museum

    Viking Protestors Rally Against BP’s Greenwashing at British Museum

    Many visitors to the iconic British Museum in London got more than they bargained for on Sunday, when hundreds of protestors descended on the Museum to protest against BP’s sponsorship of a major exhibition on Vikings. The Viking exhibition is one of the museum’s flagship show-pieces at the moment and is the first on the […]

    BP Pipeline Sprays Oil-Gas Mixture on 33 Acres of Alaskan Tundra

    BP Pipeline Sprays Oil-Gas Mixture on 33 Acres of Alaskan Tundra

    If you already thought BP was unfit to handle its own oil, an incident this week in Alaska won’t change that opinion. Alaska officials said a BP oil pipeline was somehow compromised and and resulted in the nonstop spraying of an oily mist into the wind for at least two hours. The mixture of gas, […]

    North Sea Oil Leaks Expose Industry’s Inability to Safely Drill in Arctic

    North Sea Oil Leaks Expose Industry’s Inability to Safely Drill in Arctic

    TckTckTck Greenpeace has warned about new figures showing Britain’s offshore rigs and platforms have leaked oil or other chemicals into the North Sea 55 times over the past month should act as a “reality check” for an industry aiming to drill in the Arctic. The latest figures, released by the Department for Energy and Climate […]

    Waterkeeper Files Suit against Taylor Energy for Ongoing, Seven-Year Oil Spill

    Waterkeeper Files Suit against Taylor Energy for Ongoing, Seven-Year Oil Spill

    Waterkeeper Alliance Waterkeeper Alliance and several Gulf Coast Waterkeeper organizations filed suit in Federal Court Feb. 2 against Taylor Energy Company LLC under the citizen suit provisions of the Clean Water Act and Resource Conservation Recovery Act, for ongoing violations stemming from an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that has continued to flow […]