by Emily Atkin Posted on February 13, 2015
BP has vehemently denied that the oil spill was the direct cause of any adverse impacts to dolphin health.
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 8, 2015 Updated: February 8, 2015
"This strike is NOT about money, this is about addressing safety issues that have been ignored for way too long."
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 30, 2015
Now that the oil is buried in the sediment of the Gulf's floor, it's part of the food chain, and could impact the health of fish and other marine life.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 16, 2015
"There is no way to know with precision how much oil discharged into the Gulf of Mexico."
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
Some news networks ignored some of the year's most important climate and environment news entirely, while others gave disproportionate air time to talking heads who reject the basic scientific consensus on climate change.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 8, 2014 Updated: December 8, 2014
The Court's refusal to hear the appeal means BP will have to make payments to companies and individuals it argues doesn't deserve them.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 17, 2014
BP claims that the $18 billion it could owe in Clean Water Act fines is too much.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 28, 2014 Updated: October 28, 2014
Scientists have discovered yet another unforeseen effect of BP's historic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 22, 2014 Updated: October 22, 2014
Politico readers have to go through ten paragraphs of someone telling them BP's historic oil spill was environmentally negligible before they know that the writer is one of BP's top executives.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 4, 2014 Updated: September 4, 2014
"BP’s conduct was 'reckless' under general maritime law and a substantial cause of the blowout, explosion, and oil spill," the judge ruled.