Gulf Oil Spill

Why Is The Government Defending BP Over Oil Disaster?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK

The Government backed oil giant BP, which is challenging its ban on contracts in the US, after its chaotic mishandling of the Gulf of Mexico oil disas...

BP In £4.9 Billion Settlement Deal

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

BP is to outlay £4.9 billion on thousands of people hit by by the oil giant's Gulf of Mexico disaster. The company said it expected the money - 7....

BP Reveals Multi-Billion Fightback

PA | Posted 07.02.2012 | UK

BP signalled a further step in its recovery today by hiking its payout for shareholders for the first time since the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Chie...

North Sea Oil Gets £10 Billion Boost

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

A consortium including oil giants BP and Shell is to invest £10 billion in North Sea oil projects, after the UK government granted the group permissi...