Oil Spill Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Oil slick on James River closes Dutch Gap boat landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | WTVR Richmond

    Chesterfield Fire and EMS spokesman Lt. Jason Elmore said crews received a call about a sheen on the river at 4:30 p.m. When fire crews arrived, they spotted a slick of motor oil that appeared about 30 yards from the shore and stretched about 100 to 150 yards down the river.

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  2. Destin City Council discusses strategies for Triumph fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... to ensure that funds coming to eight Florida counties disproportionately affected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill were spent to enhance economic development in Northwest Florida. The eight counties disproportionately impacted by the spill ...

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  3. BP Disaster: Brewed By Corporate Greed And ReRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 9 | World News Report

    ... CEO, Tony Hayward, apologized before Congress saying he was "deeply sorry" for his company causing the worst oil spill in American history. The April 20 explosion, at the company's Deepwater Horizon offshore rig, killed 11 workers and for the last ...

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  4. Upcoming Events At The Orange Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Orange Live

    ... of the April 2010 disaster, when the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon exploded and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Popcorn & soda to be served. Call for a seat (203) 891-4784. Lunch will be a choice of Veal Parmigiana, Stuffed ...

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  5. LACMA redesign: Here are the newest renderingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Curbed

    The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has released a new batch of renderings for its planned $600-million redesign , a total overhaul designed by Peter Zumthor . The Pritzker Prize winner intends to knock down much of the Miracle Mile campus, replacing four buildings-including three 1960s-era buildings designed by prolific modernist architect William Pereira-with a sort of S-shaped concrete building that's elevated off the ground and spans Wilshire Boulevard .

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  6. State take quintupled BP profit in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... of declining oil prices and payments to settle its obligations from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon oil spill. "In 2016 BP started to look forward again," CEO Bob Dudley wrote in an open letter to shareholders. "It may have been one of the ...

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  7. Trump to lift Obama's bans on offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Washington Examiner

    ... said the order would come soon, potentially coinciding with the seven-year anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on April 20. The 2010 disaster resulted in the deaths of nearly a dozen oil rig workers in the Gulf of Mexico, resulting in ...

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  8. BP cuts CEO pay by $8 million after shareholder revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Fortune

    ... the $100-plus level seen in previous years. Bob Dudley took over as CEO of BP in 2010 amid outrage over the firm's oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Despite the pay cut, the millions going to Dudley stand in stark contrast to the average salary of ...

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  9. HONEST Act answers science's call for transparency - Why is it getting a bad rap?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | The Hill

    ... the EPA can only function when it uses sub-par data. In reality, "reproducibility" does not mean staging a second oil spill to corroborate the impact of Deepwater Horizon. But it does mean collecting a robust and extensive library of data, and ...

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  10. The Best Drugstore Foundations for Combination Skin According to RedditRead the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | Allure

    Looking for the perfect product? Hit up Reddit just like user Rubkat did when they posed the random-beauty-tip gold mine that is the with a challenge. She needed suggestions for the no-nonsense, very best drugstore foundations for combination skin before heading to the store in four hours.

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  11. Long Range AUV Will Help Coast Guard "See" and Respond to Ocean Spills and Disasters FasterRead the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | Newswise

    Imagine the following scenario: An oil spill occurs several miles off the Alaskan coast. Timely containment is critical to mitigate the damage to the environment and local fisheries, but the autumn sea ice is starting to build up.

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  12. Incidents highlight spill response challenges in Cook InletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Inlet production facilities contemplates such scenarios. The 371-page document details a number of hypothetical oil spill scenarios at different times of the year. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation requires spill prevention and ...

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  13. Ex-FBI director to lead Takata payout claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | MarketWatch

    ... oversaw compensation funds for victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and BP PLC's Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. In an interview, Mr. Feinberg said the judge made an "excellent choice." Calling Mr. Mueller "exceptional, " Mr. ...

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  14. National Academy of Sciences president coming to MSURead the original story

    Thursday Apr 6 | PressReleasePoint

    ... responded to a number of major disasters, including earthquakes in Haiti, Chile, Japan and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. McNutt has been given numerous honors and awards. She is an elected member of American Philosophical Society, National ...

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  15. Tan is the new black: Latest LACMA design calls for changes in color and other detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Los Angeles Times

    A new rendering of the latest LACMA design by architect Peter Zumthor shows where the new building will cross Wilshire Boulevard, with "Urban Light" and the BCAM building in the distance. A new rendering of the latest LACMA design by architect Peter Zumthor shows where the new building will cross Wilshire Boulevard, with "Urban Light" and the BCAM building in the distance.

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  16. Smart membrane products: Kevin Costner, Water Planet team up to advance sustainable water reuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | WaterWorld

    In 2009, famed actor and environmentalist Kevin Costner and Eric Hoek, then a professor of engineering at UCLA, joined forces to develop a system aimed at cleaning up oil & gas produced water . In 2010, this system was put to a different kind of test when it was used to clean up the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico .

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  17. Better Buy: ConocoPhillips vs. BPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Fox News

    ... cash hoard of $23.5 billion, which it built up gradually over the several years since its Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. That's massive compared to ConocoPhillips' $3.6 billion. Rewarding patient investors is good in the short term, but a ...

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  18. Mississippi Legislature ends session with budgets unfinishedRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... public school funding formula and agreeing on how to spend economic damages money from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Despite efforts to study Mississippi's tax system last summer, no major efforts were made for tax reform. Instead, lawmakers ...

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  19. USCG Recognizes T&T Marine Salvage's CapabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Marine News

    T&T Marine Salvage, a member company of the Teichman Group, founded in 1957, received a new certification by the U.S. Coast Guard to detect and recover non-floating oils. T&T is the first Coast Guard recognized Salvage and Marine Firefighting service provider to receive this new Oil Spill Removal Organization classification initiated by the U.S. Coast Guard in 2016.

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  20. UCSB Braces for Trump's Proposed Budget CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... real examples of PhD research in our department." Scientific preparedness, such as was needed during the Refugio Oil Spill, is likely to be affected by the cuts, as well. 's David Valentine and his biogeochemistry students were among the teams that ...

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