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On 20 April 2010, the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon exploded and caught fire in US waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Several U.S. Government investigations have been launched into the oil spill including civil and Author: BBC News. 8 May 2016 BP Oil Spill: Despite Unprecedented Research and Analysis, Severity of Gulf spill's effects 'may not be seen for decade', BBC News (Feb.

BBC News. 29 May 2010. Retrieved 29 May 2010. ^ Fowler, Tom (2010-  One year on, what is the environmental legacy of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and was it as bad as feared? The impact. Counting the cost The cost of  2 Jul 2015 BP has reached an $18.7bn (£12bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. 14 Jul 2016 On 20 April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and causing an oil spill that soon became  13 Feb 2020 Toxic and invisible oil spread well beyond the known satellite footprint of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, according to a new study.

13 Feb 2020 Toxic and invisible oil spread well beyond the known satellite footprint of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, according to a new study.

20 Apr 2011 From BBCNews. Scientists have warned that it is too soon to attempt to offer a considered assessment on what impact the Deepwater Horizon  12 Feb 2020 The BP Oil Spill in April 2010 released more than 4.9 million barrels of BP's financial performance, and its stock price, as news continued to  In the BP Oil Spill, more than 200 million gallons of crude oil was pumped into the Gulf of Mexico for a "New Estimate Puts Gulf Oil Leak at 205 Million Gallons. Q&A: Scale of BP oil spill . Estimates of the amount of oil escaping from BP's damaged well in the Gulf of Mexico have gone from 1,000 barrels a day to as much as 60,000 barrels - why? Timeline BP puts oil spill cost at $32.2bn 26 July The BBC reveals that 53-year old BP chief executive Tony Hayward will receive a year's salary plus benefits, together worth more than £1m, when he steps Under the US Clean Water Act, a ruling of negligence would have meant BP was liable to pay $1,100 per barrel of oil spilled; gross negligence increases the penalty to $4,300 per barrel.

BBC News. 29 May 2010. Retrieved 29 May 2010. ^ Fowler, Tom (2010- 

Since the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico began there have been harrowing images of birds coated in oil and dead dolphins, but just what do we know about the scale of the environmental damage done? By Mark Kinver Science and environment reporter, BBC News Scientists have warned that it is too soon to attempt to offer a considered assessment on what impact the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the BP has reached an $18.7bn (£12bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. It comes as a US federal judge was expected to rule on how much BP owed in Clean Water Act penalties following the environmental disaster. Over 125 million gallons BP chief operating officer Doug Suttles said even if it worked it would only halt a majority of the spill. At least 20 million gallons have now spilled into the Gulf of Mexico, affecting more than Andy Gallacher, BBC News, Venice, Louisiana The newly-discovered leak and the news that up to five times as much oil is now leaking from the sunken rig have given a new sense of urgency to the

BP puts oil spill cost at $32.2bn 26 July The BBC reveals that 53-year old BP chief executive Tony Hayward will receive a year's salary plus benefits, together worth more than £1m, when he steps

20 Apr 2011 From BBCNews. Scientists have warned that it is too soon to attempt to offer a considered assessment on what impact the Deepwater Horizon  12 Feb 2020 The BP Oil Spill in April 2010 released more than 4.9 million barrels of BP's financial performance, and its stock price, as news continued to 

BBC News Updated every minute of every day. One-Minute World News News Front Page. Africa. Oil giant BP operated the Deepwater Horizon rig. Its chief operating officer of exploration and production, Doug Suttles, welcomed the US military's offer of help. The scale of the operation to contain the oil spill and protect both the US

BP has reached an $18.7bn (£12bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. It comes as a US federal judge was expected to rule on how much BP owed in Clean Water Act penalties following the environmental disaster. Over 125 million gallons

10 May 2010 It could be ready to deploy on Tuesday or Wednesday [BBC News]. Previous posts on the BP oil spill: 80beats: 5 Offshore Oil Hotspots  20 Apr 2011 From BBCNews. Scientists have warned that it is too soon to attempt to offer a considered assessment on what impact the Deepwater Horizon  12 Feb 2020 The BP Oil Spill in April 2010 released more than 4.9 million barrels of BP's financial performance, and its stock price, as news continued to