Shuck and Jive

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Friday, May 14, 2010

How Big Is This Leak?

BP released footage of the oil leak.

BP has been saying this is 5,000 BPD (barrels per day). NPR reports that estimate is too low by an order of magnitude. It could be 70,000 BPD. Gail the Actuary at the Oil Drum invites you to get out your calculator.