Iscussion Question 1 Week 6 Environmental Responsibility”

Please respond to the following:

E-Activity Research the Internet or the Library for information on how much British Petroleum (BP) company has paid in clean-up / response costs and civil and criminal fines, penalties, and settlements as a result of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Be prepared to discuss.

1. From the first e-Activity above, determine two other costs that BP might have incurred. Give your opinion as to whether or not BP would have been better off had the company taken the necessary precautions to prevent or minimize an oil spill. Support your answers.

2. Determine who is best prepared to take responsibility for addressing climate change issues a individuals, scientists, environmentalists, shareholders, corporations, governments, or some other entities. Explain your rationale.