BP: “Top Kill” Mud Injections Suspended Last Night, Resume Tonight; Fate Uncertain

By: Thursday May 27, 2010 6:15 pm

At a late afternoon news conference, Coast Guard and BP officials sought to put the best face on the fact BP had suspended its “top kill” mud injections since about midnight last night. They hope to restart the effort, possibly combined with a “junk shot,” later Thursday night.

 

BP’s Own Internal Documents Prove It Knew Its Oil Leak Estimates Were Bogus

By: Wednesday May 26, 2010 5:55 pm

In today’s Natural Resources Hearing on the BP Disaster, Ed Markey brought out proof that BP knew it was lying about the flow of oil from its disaster. He brought two BP documents showing that even when their Chief Operating Officer Doug Suttles was giving low-ball estimates of 1,000 BBL/day, BP’s own internal documents showed that their best guess was 5,758 BBL/day.

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