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BP Disaster

Should we get our hopes again?

July 10, 2010

BP has submitted its latest plan for containing the oil spewing from its well….30,000, 60,000, 100,000 barrels a day—what don’t know what figure to believe any more. For 48 hours, the oil will flow unabated yet…

BP Disaster

We are still looking at August to cap BP well

July 9, 2010

According to Adm. Thad Allen, the National Incident Commander, BP is in position to move forward, when the weather conditions allow, to put a second containment cap on Deepwater Horizon well. ‚ÄúThat will allow us at…

BP Disaster

Engineers believe relief wells should work

May 31, 2010

Last week, I heard rumors that the relief wells that are being drilled to stop oil spewing from the Deepwater Horizon well might not work. The email discussed a similar accident off of Australia, known as…