Oil Spill Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. BP reports $7.9b loss as oil spill settlement takes tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Canberra Times

    Fire boat response crews battle the blazing remnants of the off shore oil rig Deepwater Horizon, off Louisiana. The largest oil spill in US history has cost BP a total of $US54.6 billion.

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  2. Alaskans have nothing against oil; it's the spill and spin we can't standRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Homer Tribune

    ... in the Arctic "still needs a lot of research." Ya think? Shouldn't we do that research before development? The way oil spill response technology is rated is baffling at best. Trust me. If car safety equipment was tested the same way, you'd ride a ...

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  3. BP and Chevron cutting costs in 'tough times'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    BP has dropped 5.8 percent this year in London trading. The stock declined in four of the past five years after an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.

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  4. Stocks Rebound Sharply, Helped by Higher Oil PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | TheStreet.com

    ... oil giant taking a big profit hit on lower oil prices and a $10.8 billion charge tied to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Revenue tumbled 35.5% to $60.65 billion. gained 1.9% after the automaker beat estimates on the top- and bottom-lines. Strong ...

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  5. Markets came back with a bang on Tuesday, rallying for the first time in six sessions.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | TheStreet.com

    ... oil giant taking a big profit hit on lower oil prices and a $10.8 billion charge tied to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Revenue tumbled 35.5% to $60.65 billion. gained 1.9% after the automaker beat estimates on the top- and bottom-lines. Strong ...

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  6. 5 years after Obama promise, US oil wells still lingering with temporary sealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The China Post

    ... petroleum and rupture more easily. The threat to the environment increases with time. In July 2010, during the BP oil spill, the AP reported that the Gulf was littered with more than 27,000 unused wells, including 14 percent left with just temporary ...

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  7. Plan to seal old Gulf oil, gas wells faltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... petroleum and rupture more easily. The threat to the environment increases with time. In July 2010, during the BP oil spill, the AP reported that the Gulf was littered with more than 27,000 unused wells, including 14 percent left with just temporary ...

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  8. BP Oil Spill 5 Years Later: 10 Key Questions And AnswersRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... like smoke particles than droplets, and just like smoke particles they can be carried by the wind and inhaled by oil spill recovery workers and wildlife. There are two main ways that oil can enter the atmosphere from the ocean - evaporation or ...

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  9. Oil spill in natural wonder, the Great Barrier Reef, under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Mashable

    It is one of the world's most unique natural environments, but the Great Barrier Reef was put at risk Friday when an oil slick was discovered south of Townsville, Australia. With the world's largest collection of coral reefs, the marine area is extremely sensitive to pollution and disruption.

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  10. Australian police say 14 ships to be tested following 30km Great Barrier Reef oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    SYDNEY, Australia - Fourteen ships have been identified by Australian officials as possible sources of a film of oil stretching, in broken sections, 30 kilometres long and five kilometres wide south of Townsville. The oil slick was confirmed 18 nautical miles NNE of Cape Upstart on Friday evening, but was broken up into metre-sized blotches of oily film by the weather over the weekend, said Patrick Quirk, general manager of Maritime Services Queensland.

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  11. AP exclusive: Gulf oil wells lingering with temporary sealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... petroleum and rupture more easily. The threat to the environment increases with time. In July 2010, during the BP oil spill, the AP reported that the Gulf was littered with more than 27,000 unused wells, including 14 percent left with just temporary ...

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  12. U.S. slow to permanently plug unused wells in Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... petroleum and rupture more easily. The threat to the environment increases with time. In July 2010, during the BP oil spill, the AP reported that the gulf was littered with more than 27,000 unused wells, including 14 percent left with just temporary ...

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  13. Four charged for making fake oil spill claims in PensacolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The four pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme where they alleged they lost money due to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The four were paid more than $92,000 as a result of the false claims.

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  14. Violence, pollution committed with impunity on the high seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The rickety raft made of empty oil drums and a wooden tabletop rolled and pitched with the waves while tied to the side of the Dona Liberta, a 370-foot cargo ship anchored far from land in the Atlantic Ocean off West Africa. "Go down!" yelled a knife-wielding crew member, forcing two Tanzanian stowaways overboard and onto the raft.

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  15. Despite federal push after BP oil spill, number of aging temporarily sealed wells growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | The Plain Dealer

    ... petroleum and rupture more easily. The threat to the environment increases with time. In July 2010, during the BP oil spill , the AP reported that the Gulf was littered with more than 27,000 unused wells, including 14 percent left with just ...

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  16. Former IRS Employee, 3 Others Sentenced For False ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... (CBSMiami/AP) -A former IRS employee along and three Pensacola residents are headed to prison for filing false oil spill claims. The four pleaded guilty to participating in a scheme where they alleged they lost money due to the 2010 Deepwater ...

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  17. ASV Completes GoM MonitoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Marine News

    ... cetaceans. The three year BP/GoMRI sponsored project intends to investigate how the 2010 Deep Water Horizon oil spill has affected marine mammal populations in nearby spill areas, as well as improve methods for monitoring everyday operations in the ...

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  18. Ducks rescued after oil spills into Toronto creek, clean up underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    A duck is cleaned by workers at the Toronto Wildlife Centre on Tuesday July 14, 2015. A few ducks have died after being covered in oil from a spill that seeped into a Toronto creek, while about a dozen clean ducks have been released back into the wild.THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Toronto Wildlife Centre-Christina Ingraldi A duck is cleaned by workers at the Toronto Wildlife Centre on Tuesday July 14, 2015.

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  19. Aircraft unable to detect oil slick near Great Barrier ReefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... but experts warn environmental disaster is not averted Authorities have been unable to locate a 30 kilometre long oil spill that was spotted near Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef. Maritime Safety Queensland officials confirmed a 'sheen' and ...

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  20. Fears of Great Barrier Reef oil spill allayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Earlier: Specialist aircraft will leave Cairns early Saturday on an urgent mission to determine the extent of an oil spill near the Great Barrier Reef. The slick was discovered in waters off Townsville by a fisherman Friday morning and confirmed ...

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