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Correction: BP and Wikipedia

This piece was re-edited to stress that BP is following Wikipedia guidelines.

By Mar. 23, 2013


BP accused of rewriting environmental record on Wikipedia

A British Petroleum representative allegedly rewrote 44 percent of the oil giant's Wikipedia page, including the environmental sections. Some Wikipedia editors are crying foul.

By Mar. 20, 2013


Another one bites the dust: BP Solar shuts down

Solar industry consolidation continues as industry pioneer BP Solar closes down due to rapidly falling solar panel prices.

By Dec. 21, 2011


Obama in Gulf as BP reports progress

President Obama visits one of the worst-affected areas from the spreading spill, while BP says success of latest effort to stop the flow still uncertain.

By May. 28, 2010


The BP Twitter parody that remains unplugged

A Twitter page mocking BP's actions over the oil spill, doesn't follow Twitter parody guidelines, yet it has a larger following than BP's official page.

By May. 26, 2010


BP: Renewable energy to outpace growth of oil

In annual report, BP provides a reality check on the scale of energy use, with renewable energy growth projected to be higher than fossil fuels in the next 20 years.

By Jan. 19, 2011


Microbes may be to thank for BP oil spill cleanup

Berkeley Lab scientists using PhyloChip analysis say a previously undiscovered species of ocean microbe is aggressively gobbling oil plumes from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

By Aug. 25, 2010


BP tech team: Priority is to 'see' oil underwater

A "skunk works" team is considering a wide range of technologies to clean up oil in the Gulf, using ideas from outsiders at a scale never done before.

By Jul. 22, 2010


BP crowdsources Gulf clean-up technologies

Even as the world waits to see whether BP can permanently stem the flow of oil into the Gulf, the company is evaluating technologies to clean up the disaster.

By Jul. 20, 2010


BP to buy ethanol fuel plant from Verenium

BP Biofuels will pay $98.3 million for Verenium's cellulosic ethanol business, which includes a plant that makes ethanol from the leftovers of sugar cane processing.

By Jul. 15, 2010