Almost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
BP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
The incident was reported at about 1 p.m. Monday near Monroe Energy LLC in Marcus Hook, Delaware County.
Authorities are investigating after 150 gallons of oil spilled into the Delaware River Tuesday morning.
Officials in Camden County are asking commuters to avoid Erial Road due to an oil spill in the area.
The 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.
In an effort to distract voters from his tax records, W. Mitt Romney launched a four pronged push back yesterday. Romney’s problem: each move revealed more about the problems with his floundering campaign.
Chris Macaluso, host of a hunting and fishing radio show, says Louisiana’s motto Sportsman’s Paradise, is endangered less by spilled oil but by 100 years of making the Mississippi River safe for shipping.
A federal judge in Philadelphia this week decided that no one can definitely point to whoever caused a massive oil spill on the Delaware River in November of 2004.
The Gulf oil spill seems to be fading in the rearview mirror, except in the atrium of the Franklin Institute.
Settling the claims of the BP oil spill victims is an unenviable job. CBS correspondent Richard Schlesinger tells us about Kenneth Feinberg, the man in charge of the task.
WASHINGTON (AP) — BP took measures to cut costs in the weeks before the catastrophic blowout in the Gulf of Mexico as it dealt with one problem after another, prompting a BP engineer to describe […]