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Paul Blumenthal

After Record $5 Billion Pollution Settlement, Oil Company Still Has Friends On Capitol Hill

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A joint fundraising committee controlled by Republican Senate leaders Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) received contrib...

'Green News Report' - April 8, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.08.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Study finds CNN and Fox 'News' FAIL on climate change; CNN looks for mi...

Kate Sheppard

Company Settles For Record Sum To Clean Up 85-Year Toxic Legacy

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 04.03.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced on Thursday a $5.15 billion settlement with a subsidiary of ...

BP rests its case in Gulf spill trial's barrel-counting segment

Susan Buchanan | Posted 12.20.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Oct. 21, 2013 edition.) Phase Two of the Macondo spill trial ended Friday in U.S. Distri...

Feds and BP Clash Over Barrels Spilled at Macondo Trial

Susan Buchanan | Posted 12.12.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

At the Macondo spill trial, number crunching or quantification of the oil flow started Monday in U.S. District Court in New Orleans, with Judge Carl Barbier presiding. The U.S. is on one side with a figure of about 5 million barrels for the disaster that commenced in 2010, versus BP and Anadarko on the other with 3.26 million barrels.

BP's missteps delayed its 2010 spill response, trial witnesses say

Susan Buchanan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Oct. 7, 2013 edition.) As the Macondo trial's Phase Two began in U.S. District Court in ...

Descendants of Sand Creek Massacre Victims Sue

AP | Posted 07.11.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- A lawsuit filed by descendants of American Indians killed in the Sand Creek Massacre argues the federal government hasn't fully paid reparat...

Frackalypse Now: Mark Fiore Spoofs Oil Industry's PSYOPS Campaign to Derail Fracking 'Insurgency'

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 07.21.2013 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

DeSmogBlog partnered with Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Mark Fiore to produce this spoof video in the vein of Francis Ford Coppola's "Apo...

Anadarko On Wattenberg Drilling: It's 'A Grand Slam'

The Greeley Tribune | Sharon Dunn | Posted 07.09.2013 | Denver

Oil production out of Weld County has continued to put smiles on corporate officials reporting earnings. Anadarko Petroleum Corp., one of the top two...

Is Colorado Saudi Arabia Of The U.S.?

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Denver

DALLAS -- Anadarko Petroleum Corp. said Monday that results from early drilling indicate that the company could produce the equivalent of more than 1 ...

BP, Anadarko Settle Gulf Disaster Claims

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 12.17.2011 | Green

LONDON — Anadarko Petroleum Co. has agreed to pay $4 billion to BP PLC as part of a settlement related to last year's Gulf of Mexico oil spill, ...

America's Top 10 Gas Drillers

ProPublica | Posted 11.06.2011 | Green
ProPublica

Much of the growth in gas production has come from drilling into shale formations, which provided 23 percent of the nation's gas in 2010, according to the EIA. Hence integrated behemoths have expanded into this area.

BP Reduces Its Gulf Disaster Bill By Settling With Partner

AP | JANE WARDELL | Posted 07.20.2011 | Business

LONDON — BP has struck a deal to receive around $1 billion from one of its minority partners in the blown-out Gulf of Mexico well, raising hopes...

Gasland Attack Group 'Energy In Depth' Funded By Major Oil and Gas Interests

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

Perhaps Energy In Depth thinks it might lose credibility with the media and the public if it revealed such key support from notoriously reckless companies. Perhaps it should.

PHOTOS: Gas Stations, Frat Houses, And Other Surprising Green Buildings

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There are over 5000 LEED-certified projects in the United States alone. They run the gamut from hotels, schools, public libraries, sustainability thin...

BP Partner Anadarko Petroleum Corp. Blasts BP's 'Reckless Decisions And Actions'

AP | EILEEN AJ CONNELLY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HOUSTON — Anadarko Petroleum Corp., which owns a quarter of BP PLC's blown-out oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, late Friday blasted BP "reckless ...

BP Partners Refuse To Help Pay For Gulf Oil Spill

AP | CHRIS KAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW YORK — Both of BP's partners in its blown-out Gulf well have turned their backs on the company, refusing to pay to help clean up. A BP spok...

BP Partner Refuses To Pay Spill Cleanup Costs Citing BP's Recklessness

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) -- Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is refusing to pay BP about $272 million for its share of the costs tied to the massive Gulf oil spill. The...

BP Dragging Partners into the Mess

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

BP has said it is going to pay all the costs for the clean-up and "all legitimate claims." This obligation also falls to the non-ops, that is, unless BP is guilty of gross negligence or willful misconduct.

Ryan Grim

Partial Owner Of Deepwater Horizon Declines To Testify, Receives 'Executive Of The Year' Award Instead

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Two of the four oil companies on the hook for the Gulf cleanup tab have rejected a Senate request to come testify about their efforts to make resident...