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Robert Kennedy Jr. on the business of clean water

Waterkeeper Alliance president Robert Kennedy Jr. on Smart Sponge, technology used to clean up contaminated water.

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  1. Analysis: BP's legal gamble may trim spill bill by billions

    BP Plc's attempt to get a U.S. federal court to pin at least a sizeable amount of the blame for the Deepwater Horizon disaster on other companies may have saved it b...

  2. Ruling against BP clears way for appeal of spill payouts

    A U.S. judge's ruling Friday against BP Plc means the company can proceed with its appeal of the way a court-appointed administrator apportions payments for claims r...

  3. Macondo rig fire too big to fight: Transocean officer

    The Transocean Ltd officer in charge of safety on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig, destroyed in a BP well accident that caused the worst U.S. offshore oil spill, ...

  4. BP Declined to Bid on New Drill Leases in Gulf of Mexico

    BP PLC (BP, BP.LN) declined to bid on new oil-drilling leases made available in the Gulf of Mexico Wednesday, following the Obama administration's decision to block ...

  5. BP Expects Gulf Spill Claims to Climb

    BP PLC (BP.LN) now expects to pay more than previously anticipated in compensation for private economic and property damage stemming from the Deepwater Horizon disas...

  6. BP Expects Some US Gulf Oil Spill Claims To Be Higher Than Anticipated

    BP PLC (BP.LN) now expects to pay more than previously anticipated in compensation for private economic and property damage stemming from the Deepwater Horizon disas...

  7. BP CEO Awarded $837,000 Bonus Taking 2012 Pay Package To $2.67 Million

    BP PLC (BP.LN) awarded Chief Executive Bob Dudley a cash bonus of $837,000 on top of an annual salary of $1.726 million, the company's annual report for 2012 showed ...

  8. Transocean Swings to 4th-Quarter Profit After Year-Ago Impairment Charge

    Transocean Ltd. (RIG) swung to a fourth-quarter profit as a large impairment charge and loss contingencies weighed on the offshore-oil driller's year-ago results and...

  9. BP Managers Under Cost Pressures Ahead of Rig Blast

    BP PLC's (BP.LN, BP) managers were under pressure to cut costs significantly in the years leading up to the Deepwater Horizon accident, according to testimony at the...

  10. BP Lower; Settlement Offer In The Works: Reports

    U.S.-listed shares of BP PLC declined 1.5% on Monday on the verge of a civil trial for its role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill. Ahead of the t...

  11. NABE Survey: Economy Will Grow Moderately in 2013

    FBN's Diane Macedo on U.S. futures.

  12. BP Retains Moody's A2 Rating Despite Deepwater Liabilities

    BP PLC (BP.LN) has headroom of around $14 billion after tax credits to cover Clean Water Act fines as well as other claims and litigation costs stemming from its Apr...

  1. EPA threatens couple with $75K-a-day fine over private pond

    Andy Johnson says he is being targeted by the EPA after building a private pond on his property.

  2. Fighting the EPA

    Andy Johnson on fighting the EPA to keep his backyard trout pond.

  3. BP Faces $18bn Fine In Second Oil-spill Trial

    BP [s:uk:bp] will go to court in New Orleans on Monday for the second phase of its trial over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The civil t...

  4. BP Stilling Battling for Billions Over Gulf Spill

    BP will battle to hold down fines that could hit $18 billion in a new phase of the Gulf of Mexico trial that will rule on how much oil it spilled in 2010 and judge i...

  5. XTO Energy agrees to pay $100,000 fine for fracking spill

    An Exxon Mobil Corp subsidiary agreed to pay a $100,000 fine for spilling wastewater from a natural gas drilling site in Pennsylvania that polluted a local river, U....

  6. Wal-Mart pleads guilty in U.S. hazardous waste cases, to pay $82 million

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Tuesday said it would pay nearly $81.63 million to the federal government as it pleaded guilty to charges that it improperly discarded hazardo...

  7. U.S. Judge Dismisses Obstruction Charge Against Former BP Executive In Deepwater Horizon Case

    A federal judge has dismissed a criminal charge against a former BP PLC (BP) executive that alleged he tried to obstruct a Congressional investigation into the Deepw...

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