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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
United States. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.
1 online resource (xiii, 380 p.)
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||United States. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.|
Shipping list no.: 2011-0020-S.
|Description:||xiii, 380 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm|
Part 1: Path to Tragedy --
Chapter 1: Everyone involved with the job-was completely satisfied --
Deepwater Horizon, the Macondo Well, and Sudden Death on the Gulf of Mexico --
Chapter 2: Each oil well has its own personality --
History of offshore oil and gas in the United States --
Chapter 3: It was like pulling teeth --
Oversight-and oversights-in regulating deepwater energy exploration and production in the Gulf of Mexico --
Part 2: Explosion And Aftermath: The Causes And Consequences Of The Disaster --
Chapter 4: But, who cares, it's done, end of story, [we] will probably be fine and we'll get a good cement job --
Macondo Well and the blowout --
Chapter 5: You're in it now, up to your neck! --
Response and containment --
Chapter 6: Worst environmental disaster America has ever faced --
Oiling a rich environment: impacts and assessment --
Chapter 7: People have plan fatigue-they've been planned to death --
Recovery and restoration --
Part 3: Lessons Learned: Industry, Government, Energy Policy --
Chapter 8: Safety is not proprietary --
Changing business as usual --
Chapter 9: Develop options for guarding against, and mitigating the impact of, oil spills associated with offshore drilling --
Investing in safety, investing in response, investing in the Gulf --
Chapter 10: American energy policy and the future of offshore drilling --
Appendix A: Commission members --
Appendix B: List of acronyms --
Appendix C: Executive order --
Appendix D: Commission staff and consultants --
Appendix E: List of commission meetings --
Appendix F: List of staff working papers --
|Other Titles:||Gulf oil disaster and the future of offshore drilling|
|Responsibility:||National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.|
- BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010.
- Oil spills -- Mexico, Gulf of.
- Offshore oil well drilling -- Government policy -- United States.
- United States. -- National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling.