Deeper Than Deepwater: Shell Plans World’s Riskiest Offshore Well | Common Dreams

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Published on Thursday, May 9, 2013 by Common Dreams Deeper Than Deepwater: Shell Plans World’s Riskiest Offshore Well Ignoring risks, Shell gears up for production of world’s deepest offshore well – Jacob Chamberlain, staff writer Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell announced Wednesday that it will soon begin development of the world’s deepest off-shore oil well,…

‘People’s History’ of Gulf Oil Disaster Reveals Deadly Truth Behind Dispersant Corexit | Common Dreams

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Published on Friday, April 19, 2013 by Common Dreams ‘People’s History’ of Gulf Oil Disaster Reveals Deadly Truth Behind Dispersant Corexit Report released on eve of Deepwater Horizon anniversary tells of BP lies and government collusion in oil ‘clean-up’ – Jacob Chamberlain, staff writer A dispersant plane passed over an oil skimmer in the Gulf…

BP Ignored Well Test Warning, Transocean Says on Eve of Trial

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-02-26/bp-ignored-well-test-warning-before-blast-transocean-says-on-eve-of-trial.html By                    Jef Feeley and Laurel Brubaker Calkins                 – Feb 26, 2012 4:11 AM GMT Sun Feb 26 04:11:54 GMT 2012<span id=”mce_marker” data-mce-type=”bookmark”></span>BP Plc (BP) officials overseeing the Macondo well that spewed millions of gallons of oil into theGulf of Mexico ignored questions about whether safety tests done hours before a fatal blast on the…