BP engineers were given the task to plug in the damaged wells of the Gulf of Mexico. On Sunday, the U. S. Government's top oil spill official stated that the leakage has been detected on the ocean floor by the engineers of BP. It showed that the capping of the wells, from where the oil came out, was not done properly.
Houston's Apache Corp., an exploration and production Company has its eye on BP's assets worth $10-billion, including stakes in Alaskan oil fields. It is BP's latest attempt to cease oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The asset disposal focus on a range of properties that do not contribute to its profits.
Many thousands gallons of oil are let loose to spill into the contaminated waters of the Gulf of Mexico whilst the BP engineers craft to bed in a new repression structure they expect shall trap it all in the pending days.
Troubled oil company, British Petroleum (BP) has got another shocker. The Obama administration has imposed a fine of $5.2 million on the company for misreporting about the amount energy production that takes place on an Indian reserved area in Colorado. As per the Interior Department, BP had given false reports about the royalty rates that it charges for natural gas in the Southern Ute.
The first hurricane storm in the Atlantic named Alex has hit the clean up efforts of BP for the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
The hurricane Alex has upgraded from a tropical storm status in late last night and is now expected to hit the coasts of Mexico and Texas later on today. This storm is expected to stop the clean up efforts for next several days to come.
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