British Petroleum (BP)

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"Big Oil is finally admitting what we've been saying for the last ten years: their reserves of oil and gas are increasingly worthless because there's no way to safely, or profitably, produce them."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Time to get off fossil fuel and on to renewables."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"Their new CEO needs to accept that if BP wants to keep trading in the twenty-...


Not that we need it in a week that saw the anniversary of the West Texas fertilizer plant explosion and no less than three reports on the many public health risks posed by fracking, but here's more graphic proof of the dangers facing what remains our only planet. From EPA and Greenpeace data, a series of interactive maps showing thousands of facilities possessing "greater than certain threshold quantities of 140 chemicals" - a chilling phrase and number in and of itself - where a "catastrophic...