Having settled other charges, BP is now on trial for gross negligence. BP admits it made mistakes but denies gross negligence.
Sea Shepherd conservation group prevented the refueling of a Japanese whaling fleet in the Antarctic on Wednesday, effectively halting the hunt for the remainder of the season.
Oil major British Petroleum said will defend itself in court against “excessive” claims regarding the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The company faces charges of gross [...]
U.S. to launch a review into the risks of spills from a proposed increase in B.C. oil exports.
The owner of the Deepwater Horizon oil-drilling rig that blew up in 2010 and dumped millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico agreed to pay a $1.4 billion fine.
More than a week after an oil spill in the Paerdegat Basin, Brooklyn, the clean up is close to completion while an investigation has just begun.
Using edible ingredients, U.S. scientists have invented a new type of oil dispersant that not only breaks up spills, but also causes the oil to roll right off birds’ feathers.
An oil spill into an important Alberta river occurred just as Canada is facing heated disagreements over how to manage its wealth of oil.
The Australian Government awarded Woodside Petroleum three exploration leases 260 kilometres off the Western Australian coastline, just to the west of Rowley Shoals.
Brazil said it will bring criminal charges against 17 Chevron executives and contractor Transocean over the leaking of crude oil at the Frade offshore oil field