Halliburton Reaches $1B Gulf Oil Spill Settlement Halliburton agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls "a substantial portion" of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Halliburton Agrees to Plead Guilty in Gulf Oil Spill Halliburton Energy Services has agreed to plead guilty to destroying evidence in connection with the 2010 Gulf oil spill, the Department of Justice said Thursday.
Energy Industry Heavyweights Arguing Against Outright Ban On 'Fracking' In National ParkEnvironmental groups are fearful that a new blueprint for the 1.1-million-acre George Washington National Forest will open the largest federally protected forest in the East to a form of natural gas drilling that has spawned its own environmental movement.