Federal Government Claims BP Chose Money Over Safety in First Day of BP Oil Spill Trial

February 25, 2013 by  
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This morning the Federal Government kicked off the first day of the BP oil spill trial by stating that the disaster, which caused millions of gallons of oil to spill into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, was caused by the company putting profits before safety. Justice Department attorney Mike Underhill went on to accuse BP of cultivating a “culture of corporate recklessness.” The trial will further investigate the rig that caused the catastrophic spill to decide how many billions of dollars BP will have to pony up for the incident. Read the rest of Federal Government Claims BP Chose Money Over Safety in First Day of BP Oil Spill Trial Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bp oil spill , BP oil trial , deepwater horizon , eco design , green design , halliburton , Mike Underhill , sustainable design , Transocean

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Plastic Waste-Powered Airplane to Fly 10,500 Miles from Sydney to London

February 25, 2013 by  
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Australian pilot Jeremy Rowsell is set to break new boundaries for alternative energy by flying from Australia to Britain in an airplane powered entirely by plastic waste. Rowsell’s “ Wings of Waste ” Cessna plane will fly from Sydney to London via Asia, the Middle East, and Europe using fuel refined from “end-of-life” materials such as plastic bags and other refuse that would otherwise wind up in landfills. Read the rest of Plastic Waste-Powered Airplane to Fly 10,500 Miles from Sydney to London Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aviation fuel , Cessna , hydrocarbons , jeremy rowsell , landfill , pacific garbage patch , plastic bags , plastic recycling , pyrolysis , solar impulse

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