Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 09:20
The US has temporarily suspended new government contracts with the British oil and gas company BP.
Last Updated: Monday, July 02, 2012, 09:58
With effects of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico still to abate, energy experts have called for a 'paradigm shift' in organisational focus of the energy sector to prevent similar incidents from occurring in the future.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 03, 2012, 18:14
Scientists have designed and successful tested the first self-propelled “microsubmarines” that can pick up droplets of oil from contaminated waters and transport them to collection facilities.
Last Updated: Friday, January 07, 2011, 09:49
A sudden bloom of bacteria after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill helped clean up the methane gas that was also released into the Gulf of Mexico, according to a new report.
Last Updated: Friday, April 23, 2010, 09:10
Eleven workers missing from an offshore oil platform may not have escaped after a massive explosion, officials said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 22, 2010, 10:44
An explosion rocked an offshore oil drilling platform, sending a column of fire into the sky and touching off a frantic search at sea on Wednesday for 11 missing workers.
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