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BP Plc has failed to persuade a federal judge to oust the administrator overseeing payouts to businesses and individuals claiming damages arising from the 2010 Gulf
of Mexico oil spill
U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier in New Orleans on ...
James Porter would like the U.S. Navy to clean up some of the environmental havoc it’s caused, and he’s willing to help -- but so far, he hasn’t been able to get Navy officials to listen, the University of Georgia ecology professor told an ...
Rapid climate change sparks tornados and floods, battering the world and throwing Americans into a new era of fear.
That’s the apocalyptic premise of the 2004 film The Day After Tomorrow. In reality, climate change is a more distant ...
Back in 2010, the infamous Deepwater Horizon oil spill
gushed millions of barrels of oil
into the Gulf
of Mexico, but where a lot of that oil
ended up remained a mystery. Now however, a large amount of that elusive oil
has been found, coating ...
Researchers say they have found a large fallout plume of oil
on the seafloor from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf
of Mexico. According to a report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a portion of the 2 million ...
‘It’s impossible to respond to climate change without confronting historical injustice or talking about redistribution of wealth,” says Naomi Klein. “There are lots of greens who’d like me to be quiet about that because they think it’s a secret.” ...
Thwarted so far in its attempts to build the Keystone XL pipeline to carry its Alberta tar sands bitumen oil
south across the U.S. to the Gulf
of Mexico, the TransCanada Corporation has announced that it will submit an application "within weeks" ...
The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is making a lot of people say crazy things. Conservative cable news pundits keep calling for shutting down all travel to and from the affected region, even though experts from the National Institutes of Health ...
It's easy to get depressed about climate change. We've made so little progress in reducing carbon-dioxide emissions that our previous goal - to limit the rise in global temperature to 2 degrees Celsius - is almost laughable. (See: "UN Climate ...
BP Plc cannot recoup what it says were inflated claims paid under a multi-billion dollar settlement program to compensate people hurt by the 2010 Gulf
of Mexico oil spill
, a U.S. judge ruled on Wednesday.
BP originally expected the ...
On a cloud-heavy Sunday morning, hundreds of thousands of people snaked down Manhattan’s west side for a march calling attention to the impact of climate change. Dozens of marching bands, two-story-tall puppets and banners of all kinds flanked a ...
Soon after reporting on the 2010 BP oil spill
, Naomi Klein found she was pregnant – and miscarried. Was there a connection? She looks at the 'greenwashing' of big business and its effects Share Tweet this Email Naomi Klein The Guardian,
Whatever you may imagine, “peak oil
” has not been discredited as a concept, a statement no less true for “peak fossil fuels.” Think of them instead as postponed. We are, after all, on a finite planet that, by definition, holds a finite amount ...