BP / Gulf Oil Spill - Any Backup Containment Devices Ready? ~SkyTruth
Problems with the LMRP Cap -and Open Thread 2~Oil Drum
~As I mentioned earlier, the alternate hypothesis is that there has been some crystal growth within the flow path through the cap, which caused crystals to grow, constricting the channel and thus raising the pressure in the cap itself. The pressure jump cannot have been too rapid if the indication of the problem came from the backup of oil and gas out of a water line. And crystals can form either quickly, in large size, or more slowly and insidiously.
Louisiana Declines to Immediately Penalize BP for Drilling Disaster ~GRN
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Should the feds make Louisiana a protectorate? ~slabbed