Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11°C Wednesday 21 April 2021

#BP

# bp - Monday 14 December, 2020

Munster already chasing as Leinster take control of European pool
# Standings
From The42
# Standings

Munster already chasing as Leinster take control of European pool

Dec 14th 2020, 6:00 AM 19,776 Views 40 Comments

Three of the Irish provinces are already playing catch up in the new Champions Cup format.

# bp - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Scotland's big win underlines importance of bonus-point victory for Ireland
# Pool A
From The42
# Pool A

Scotland's big win underlines importance of bonus-point victory for Ireland

Oct 9th 2019, 12:19 PM 17,762 Views 49 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side still have it in their control to secure a quarter-final.

# bp - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

BP boss "a little saddened" by movie about Deepwater Horizon disaster
# Gulf Of Mexico
# Gulf Of Mexico

BP boss "a little saddened" by movie about Deepwater Horizon disaster

Oct 11th 2016, 7:45 PM 21,411 Views 14 Comments

The explosive Hollywood movie looked at the disaster which killed 11 men in 2010.

# bp - Friday 20 February, 2015

BP is still fighting penalties over the worst oil spill in US history
# Not So Slick
# Not So Slick

BP is still fighting penalties over the worst oil spill in US history

Feb 20th 2015, 1:30 PM 12,489 Views 22 Comments

The company could be fined up to $13.7 billion for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.

# bp - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Cheap oil is wreaking havoc with the best-laid plans of all these companies
# Taking A Drilling
# Taking A Drilling

Cheap oil is wreaking havoc with the best-laid plans of all these companies

Jan 15th 2015, 5:07 PM 22,475 Views 38 Comments

Everyone’s re-setting the dial as commodity prices go through the floor.

# bp - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths
# Algeria
# Algeria

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

Jan 20th 2013, 9:21 AM 4,202 Views 2 Comments

British prime minister David Cameron has confirmed that three Britons are dead and another three are presumed dead as other governments scramble for information on their citizens.

# bp - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Cameron warns of ‘bad news ahead’ as he cancels EU speech over Algeria crisis
# Hostage Crisis
# Hostage Crisis

Cameron warns of ‘bad news ahead’ as he cancels EU speech over Algeria crisis

Jan 17th 2013, 8:25 PM 10,333 Views 23 Comments

The cancellation comes as the hostage crisis in Algeria continues.

# bp - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added ice hockey humiliation

Jan 16th 2013, 7:50 PM 10,436 Views 8 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Irish citizen among oil-workers kidnapped from BP plant in Algeria
# Algeria
# Algeria

Irish citizen among oil-workers kidnapped from BP plant in Algeria

Jan 16th 2013, 11:55 AM 7,480 Views 19 Comments

The Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has called for the immediate release of an Irish citizen reportedly among those kidnapped from a BP oil field in the south of Algeria.

# bp - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Transocean fined $1.4 billion over Deepwater Horizon
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

Transocean fined $1.4 billion over Deepwater Horizon

Jan 3rd 2013, 10:14 PM 7,410 Views 15 Comments

The Swiss-based company will pay a mix of criminal penalties and civil fines after settling with the US Government.

# bp - Thursday 15 November, 2012

BP agrees €3.52 billion settlement over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

BP agrees €3.52 billion settlement over Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Nov 15th 2012, 6:09 PM 3,405 Views 9 Comments

The settlement includes about €1 billion in criminal fines – the biggest criminal penalty in US history.

# bp - Monday 22 October, 2012

BP confirms advanced talks with Russia's state controlled oil company
# Oil
# Oil

BP confirms advanced talks with Russia's state controlled oil company

Oct 22nd 2012, 11:39 AM 2,415 Views 7 Comments

The new $30 billion deal would put an end to recent disputes between BP and its partners

# bp - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Former BP worker arrested for allegedly deleting iPhone evidence
# Deepwater Horizon
# Deepwater Horizon

Former BP worker arrested for allegedly deleting iPhone evidence

Apr 25th 2012, 8:49 AM 2,643 Views 6 Comments

Engineer who worked on the Deepwater Horizon disaster has been accused of deleting messages relating to

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Apr 25th 2012, 8:36 AM 4,679 Views 5 Comments

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before 9am.

# bp - Saturday 3 March, 2012

BP agrees $7.8bn compensation for Gulf of Mexico oil spill
# Deepwater Horizon
# Deepwater Horizon

BP agrees $7.8bn compensation for Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Mar 3rd 2012, 10:45 AM 967 Views 6 Comments

The company will make settlements with more than 100,000 people hit by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.

# bp - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

BP reports gains despite payments after Gulf spill
# BP
# BP

BP reports gains despite payments after Gulf spill

Feb 7th 2012, 12:46 PM 785 Views 2 Comments

The company reports that it has raised its quarterly dividend by 14 per cent, even after making payments to compensate for the disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

# bp - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

What brands register with a five-year-old?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

What brands register with a five-year-old?

Jan 31st 2012, 9:37 AM 4,464 Views 4 Comments

Jaguar, Puma and Greyhound lose out and unsurprisingly Disney and McDonald’s are in.

# bp - Saturday 31 December, 2011

Drilling thrives 18 months after BP oil spill
# Oil
# Oil

Drilling thrives 18 months after BP oil spill

Dec 31st 2011, 7:00 PM 3,124 Views 8 Comments

The first new drilling began in the region in March of this year – and is thriving even after the disastrous BP oil spill.

# bp - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

BP sees huge Q3 profits, announces 'turning point'
# BP
# BP

BP sees huge Q3 profits, announces 'turning point'

Oct 25th 2011, 3:05 PM 70 Views 0 Comments

The oil giant’s chief executive has said Q3 results mark a turnaround from the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

# bp - Monday 17 October, 2011

$4 billion paid to BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

$4 billion paid to BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill

Oct 17th 2011, 11:49 AM 458 Views 2 Comments

Anadarko Petroleum Co has agreed to pay $4 billion to BP PLC as part of a settlement related to last year’s Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

# bp - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

BP's Moscow office searched by bailiffs in shareholder's lawsuit
# Russia
# Russia

BP's Moscow office searched by bailiffs in shareholder's lawsuit

Aug 31st 2011, 1:24 PM 138 Views 0 Comments

A minority shareholder in BP says the company allowed an Arctic exploration to fall through – and has sent the bailiffs in.

# bp - Saturday 27 August, 2011

BP accidentally shoots polar bear then watches it die in Alaska
# BP
# BP

BP accidentally shoots polar bear then watches it die in Alaska

Aug 27th 2011, 6:05 PM 1,057 Views 29 Comments

It’s a setback for the oil company attempting to rebuild its reputation after the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

# bp - Thursday 14 April, 2011

BP faces protests at shareholder meeting
# BP
# BP

BP faces protests at shareholder meeting

Apr 14th 2011, 10:48 AM 244 Views 0 Comments

BP will face protests at a shareholder meeting in London today, as fishermen complain of poor compensation for the oil spill and investors condemn excessive executive pay packets.

# bp - Monday 21 February, 2011

Oil price jumps on back of Libyan protests
# Oil
# Oil

Oil price jumps on back of Libyan protests

Feb 21st 2011, 12:30 PM 592 Views 0 Comments

Unrest and protests in Libya are forcing oil prices to rise today as international oil companies prepare to evacuate their expat staff from Libyan operations.

# bp - Monday 7 February, 2011

UK govt did 'all it could' to release Lockerbie bomber: report
# Lockerbie
# Lockerbie

UK govt did 'all it could' to release Lockerbie bomber: report

Feb 7th 2011, 6:05 PM 802 Views 0 Comments

Britain’s previous Labour government did “all it could” to help facilitate the release of Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi, according to a new report.

# bp - Saturday 15 January, 2011

BP sign deal with Russia to drill in the Arctic
# Fossil Fuels
From Business ETC
# Fossil Fuels

BP sign deal with Russia to drill in the Arctic

Jan 15th 2011, 11:59 AM 456 Views 0 Comments

BP has teamed up with Russian state-owned oil company Rosneft to explore for natural gas and oil off the Siberian coast.

# bp - Friday 7 January, 2011

Better management would “almost certainly” have stopped BP oil spill
# BP Oil Spill
# BP Oil Spill

Better management would “almost certainly” have stopped BP oil spill

Jan 7th 2011, 7:21 AM 356 Views 0 Comments

The US presidential commission investigating the BP oil spill finds that lax controls and cost-cutting were the chief culprits.

# bp - Thursday 6 January, 2011

BP Gulf oil spill blamed on bad management
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

BP Gulf oil spill blamed on bad management

Jan 6th 2011, 11:03 AM 475 Views 0 Comments

US National Commission investigating April’s Deepwater Horizon rig explosion heavily criticises the companies involved in the rig.

# bp - Friday 29 October, 2010

BP knew cement used on Deepwater Horizon well was faulty
# USA
# USA

BP knew cement used on Deepwater Horizon well was faulty

Oct 29th 2010, 10:04 AM 212 Views 0 Comments

Investigators say BP and the company which produced supplied the cement knew that the compound was unstable and could be vulnerable before the rig blew up.

# bp - Monday 20 September, 2010

Gulf oil spill well declared 'dead' by BP
# Oil Spill
# Oil Spill

Gulf oil spill well declared 'dead' by BP

Sep 20th 2010, 2:11 PM 206 Views 0 Comments

Oil giant sees share price rise after announcement.

# bp - Saturday 18 September, 2010

BP leak ready to be sealed permanently
# Gulf Spill
# Gulf Spill

BP leak ready to be sealed permanently

Sep 18th 2010, 9:31 AM 450 Views 0 Comments

After five months, the leak into the Gulf of Mexico could at last stop today.

# bp - Monday 30 August, 2010

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina

Aug 30th 2010, 9:36 AM 288 Views 0 Comments

President tells New Orleans that the legacy of Katrina must be one “of action” but stops short of admonishing BP.

# bp - Monday 23 August, 2010

Brad Pitt says he backs death penalty for BP execs
# BP Oil Spill
From The Daily Edge
# BP Oil Spill

Brad Pitt says he backs death penalty for BP execs

Aug 23rd 2010, 4:49 PM 319 Views 0 Comments

The actor says he’s never supported capital punishment – but would make an exception for the oil executives.

# bp - Friday 13 August, 2010

BP agrees to pay record fine for 2005 refinery explosion
# BP
# BP

BP agrees to pay record fine for 2005 refinery explosion

Aug 13th 2010, 11:54 AM 224 Views 0 Comments

But the €39.3m it’s paying won’t come close to matching the fines it’ll have for the Gulf oil leak.

# bp - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

It’s over! 106 days on, BP plugs the oil well
# BP Oil Spill
# BP Oil Spill

It’s over! 106 days on, BP plugs the oil well

Aug 4th 2010, 2:35 PM 257 Views 0 Comments

Almost. The ‘static kill’ of heavy mud worked: now it just needs cement.

# bp - Wednesday 28 July, 2010

US investigation into al-Megrahi release postponed
# Lockerbie
# Lockerbie

US investigation into al-Megrahi release postponed

Jul 28th 2010, 6:29 PM 132 Views 0 Comments

Delay due to lack of crucial witnesses.

# bp - Tuesday 27 July, 2010

Hayward stands down, but won't be out of pocket
# BP Oil Spill
# BP Oil Spill

Hayward stands down, but won't be out of pocket

Jul 27th 2010, 3:01 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

BP confirms Hayward’s departure, and pays him a tidy sum to do so.

# bp - Monday 26 July, 2010

Hayward will leave BP – with a £10.8m pension pot
# BP Oil Spill
# BP Oil Spill

Hayward will leave BP – with a £10.8m pension pot

Jul 26th 2010, 10:01 AM 228 Views 0 Comments

Embattled CEO will be replaced by the man leading the Gulf clean-up.

# bp - Saturday 24 July, 2010

Passing the stress tests, more mortgage rate hikes, and how Joyce said "I'm alive" seconds before he was stabbed
# Paperround
# Paperround

Passing the stress tests, more mortgage rate hikes, and how Joyce said "I'm alive" seconds before he was stabbed

Jul 24th 2010, 9:41 AM 121 Views 0 Comments

Paperround: Our guide to the pick of the Saturday press.

# bp - Friday 23 July, 2010

The 5 most stupid things BP has done since the spill
# Oops
# Oops

The 5 most stupid things BP has done since the spill

Jul 23rd 2010, 9:20 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

When can an oil company catch a break?

1 2