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Tell BP to Drop Dudley

Brian Young | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Brian Young

They must pay their debt to society -- and they cannot be let off the hook simply because they have the resources to run a PR campaign on their own behalf.

Louisiana turns sand berms into barrier islands

Susan Buchanan | Posted 08.02.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the June 3, 2013 edition.) Scientists and engineers questioned the cost and longevity of san...

John Rudolf

BP Settles Private Spill Claims But Major Battle With Feds Looms | John Rudolf | Posted 04.19.2012 | Green

BP has finalized a $7.8 billion settlement with more than 100,000 businesses and individuals harmed by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, just days be...

BP Accused Of Bribery And Corruption

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 03.15.2012 | Green

A recent letter to chief executive officer Robert Dudley alleges that bribery and corruption have permeated BP's shipping division for several years, ...

BP Raises Profits By Selling Off Parts Of Company

AP | By JANE WARDELL | Posted 06.27.2011 | Business

LONDON -- BP PLC posted a 16 percent rise in first-quarter net profits on Wednesday as gains from the sale of major assets to pay for the Gulf of Mexi...

BP Not Giving Most Execs Bonuses

AP | JANE WARDELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — BP is blocking bonuses to executives who were responsible for operations in the Gulf of Mexico during last year's disastrous well blowo...

BP To Link Bonuses To Safety Performance

AP | By ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON -- BP employees' performance on safety issues will be the only measure for awarding fourth-quarter bonuses, the British oil company said Tuesda...

Ousted CEO Admits BP Unprepared For Gulf Oil Spill: 'We Were Making It Up Day To Day'

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON — Former BP PLC chief Tony Hayward has acknowledged that the company was unprepared for the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill and the m...

Big Oil Going 'To The End Of The Earth' To Meet Growing Energy Demand

AP | JOHN FLESHER and HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MIAMI — The world's thirst for crude is leading oil exploration companies into ever deeper waters and ventures fraught with environmental and po...

Jason Linkins

In Gulf Of Mexico, 'They Are Literally Shrimping In Oil' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Earlier this week, we made note of BP CEO Bob Dudley's complaint that the media, in their routine efforts to document the truth about what was happeni...

Green News Report: October 26, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Cholera ou...

Jason Linkins

Bob Dudley, BP CEO, Blames Media For Creating "Climate Of Fear" In Gulf | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When it comes to building climates of fear, nothing beats the way BP inhibited the work of reporters with the full force of spooky clampdown tactics.

BP CEO: Blame The Media For Stoking Fear After The Oil Spill

Reuters | Tom Bergin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON (Reuters) - BP's new chief executive said its rivals and the media had helped cause a climate of fear during the summer when the oil giant's ...

Ousted BP CEO Tony Hayward: I Was 'Demonized' In The U.S.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BP CEO Tony Hayward, who announced yesterday that he will step down from his post in October, made some potentially damaging comments to the British p...

Bob Dudley BP's New CEO? American Expected To Take Reigns

AP | HARRY R. WEBER and DANICA KIRKA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — BP is jettisoning CEO Tony Hayward, whose verbal blunders made the oil giant's image even worse as it struggled to contain the Gulf oil...

Green News Report: July 27, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

a href=""> TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on y...

BP's Hayward Replaced by Dudley -- Given New Job in Russia

Anita Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Anita Thompson

Interesting to be up at midnight to see CNN International journalists reading the Press Release that Tony Hayward will be axed from BP, well, sort of-...

Hayward Gets Life Back; American Workers Still Dead

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Tony Hayward will be stepping down in October, moving to take a job at the company's joint venture in Russia. I guess they figure he can't screw that up much, or else the Ruskies will ship him off to Siberia for a little ice dancing and potato peeling.

Lucia Graves

BP Defends Record As 'Safe And Reliable' Despite Hundreds Of Egregious Violations | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Despite a clear public record to the contrary, BP is continuing its public relations effort to define the blowout that has been spewing oil into the G...

One-on-One in Houston With BP's Bob Dudley

Ray Suarez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Suarez

Ever since our hour-long, live-streaming interview with BP executive Bob Dudley last week, people have been asking me questions about how the conversation unfolded and the reactions to it. Here's a bit of back-story.

BP's Dudley Implicitly Supports Deepwater Moratorium

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Yesterday, Bob Dudley, BP director and new CEO of the company's new Gulf Coast Restoration Organization, sat for a live online interview with Ray Suar...

Will BP Resume Deepwater Drilling? New Spill Head Won't Say

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- BP's new point man for the oil spill won't say if the giant company will resume deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico after a ...

BP's New Oil Spill Point Man

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER and TOM MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON — BP's new strategy to clean up its image and the Gulf Coast is to hand the job from its British CEO, widely criticized for tone-deaf com...

Sam Stein

BP Director On The Defensive: 'Cutting Corners' Is Not The Way We Do Business (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BP Managing Director Bob Dudley insisted on Sunday that his company did not "cut-corners" in its operations in the Gulf, despite increasingly clear in...