Monday, September 13, 2010

New BP Boss: Time to Scale Back Part of Oil Cleanup--AOL News

COMMENT: BP has filed for a 9.9 billion dollar tax credit, which means that the cleanup will cost them nothing but will simply defer their income.

Lauren Frayer Contributor
July 30 2010

BP's incoming CEO told Gulf Coast residents today that it's time to begin scaling back parts of the oil spill cleanup.

Bob Dudley, who doesn't officially take over until Oct. 1, met with residents and government officials in Biloxi, Miss., to discuss the company's long-term plans for dealing with the nation's worst-ever environmental disaster.

His comments came more than two weeks after the ruptured well was capped and with crude disappearing from the surface of the gulf....continued...