Posts Tagged: Deepwater Horizon

Deepwater Horizon Fire

BP Back in the Gulf »

A year and a half since BP’s Deepwater Horizon rig exploded, the government gives the oil company the okay to head back into Gulf waters.

Congress Votes for Big Oil Over Gulf – AGAIN »

The House of Representatives today passed the second reckless drilling bill in a series of three. Ironically called “Putting the Gulf of Mexico Back to Work,” HR 1229 eliminates important safety and environmental considerations and gives experts far too little time to adequately evaluate the safety and environmental implications of drilling – exactly the type of reckless protocol that contributed to the disastrous BP Deepwater Horizon explosion.