13 Apr '11, 6pm

Some background on the furious investors and protestors at today's #BP #AGM the 1st since the Gulf of Mexico oil spill:

Some background on the furious investors and protestors at today's #BP #AGM the 1st since the Gulf of Mexico oil spill:

A week before the year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe , the worst oil spill in history, BP’s Annual General Meeting tomorrow couldn’t be more poignantly timed. Especially with angry investors preparing to vote against the oil giant’s annual report – in unprecedented numbers The second largest oil spill in history, Deepwater Horizon began an abysmal year for BP: they failed to address the environmental, economic and social impacts of the disaster; failed on basic safety and operational procedures; failed to offer accurate reports on what exactly was happening; and – at great cost to their shareholders, lost 40% of share value, halted their dividend for two quarters before resuming it at a reduced level. Yet, crazily, more than £100,000 of bonuses were given to two of BP’s top executives last year – finance director Byron Grote and downstream chief Iain Con...

Full article: http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/blog/climate/deepwater-horiz...

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