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Bp Oil Spill Cost

BP Oil Spill Cost Hits $40 Billion, But Company Returns To Profit

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF and JANE WARDELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BILOXI, Miss. — BP PLC is once again reporting profits even with an estimated $40 billion price tag for the response to its blown out well in th...

As Oil Spill Cost Rises To $11.2 Billion, BP Pledges Gulf Revenue For Claims Fund

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON — BP PLC said Friday that it has pledged royalty revenues from several Gulf of Mexico assets to guarantee payment of claims from the disastro...

Obama Administration, BP Nearing Deal On Oil Spill Fund

Wall Street Journal | MONICA LANGLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON--The Obama administration and BP PLC are close to a deal to use future revenues from the oil giant's Gulf of Mexico operations to guarantee...

Profiting From The BP Oil Spill -- The Gulf Coast 'Spillionaires' (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Nathaniel Cahners Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In 1989, when the Exxon Valdez tanker spewed 11 million gallons of oil onto the Alaskan coastline, the state was deep in the throes of a recession. To...

BP Puts Oil Leak Cost At $450 Million

Yahoo! News | 1 Hr 31 Mins Ago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green


BP Oil Spill: Company Estimates Cost At $350 Million So Far

AP | JANE WARDELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

LONDON — BP PLC said Monday that the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has cost the company $350 million so far as it outlined renewed efforts to contain...

Left, Right & Center: The Gulf Oil Spill And The Role Of Government

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

Obama did some arm twisting this week, resulting in BP's $20 billion escrow fund for victims of the Gulf Oil Spill disaster. Was he right to do it the way he did?

Gulf Oil Spill: BP CEO Tony Hayward Promises Again To Pay All 'Legitimate' Claims

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — BP PLC has repeated its promise to pay all "legitimate" claims resulting from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after a warning ...

Cyril Neville Joins Voices Crying From the Louisiana Delta

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Georgianne Nienaber

While headlines are screaming about thick, gooey oil washing up on Louisiana's beaches, killing bottlenose dolphins and sea turtles, and "tendrils" of...

Gulf Oil Spill Cost: BP's Profits In Four Days Cover Costs Thus Far

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BP's daily profits dwarf the daily cost of spill response, and at the current rate, the company could cover the entire cost of cleanup thus far in jus...