04 Sep '11, 5pm

#oil More Oil From Macondo? - CleanTechnica The Guardian More Oil From Macondo? CleanTechnica The Macondo Prospect, wher

#oil More Oil From Macondo? - CleanTechnica The Guardian More Oil From Macondo? CleanTechnica The Macondo Prospect, wher

Oil Spill From BP's Deepwater Horizon Macondo Field Disaster The Macondo Prospect, where British Petroleum’s ill fated offshore drill rig exploded and sank last year killing eleven men is a reservoir of oil in the Mississippi Canyon area of the northern Gulf of Mexico about 40 miles off the Louisiana coast. The rig was actually owned by Transocean, built by South Korean giant Hyundai and under lease to BP at the time of its catastrophic demise. In the high stakes world of oil poker, details of ownership and registry are kept deliberately muddied and overly complex, the better to avoid taxes, laws and other liability and responsibilities. The prospect which BP bid on in 2008 was estimated to contain 50 million barrels of oil which sounds like quite a lot. Sold at current prices that amount of oil would bring bring in gross revenue of 5 billion dollars and that’s just the co...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/09/04/more-oil-from-macondo/

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