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This is not a joke: BP (BP +1.9%) plans to purchase 32 oil cleanup machines made by Kevin...

This is not a joke: BP (BP +1.9%) plans to purchase 32 oil cleanup machines made by Kevin Costner's company. "We were confident the technology would work but we needed to test it at the extremes. We've done that and are excited by the results," COO Doug Suttles says.
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  • MarketGuy
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    "Build it and BP will come"
    15 Jun 2010, 03:42 PM Reply Like
  • The Geoffster
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    This is nothing. Just wait until Sean Penn perfects cold fusion.
    15 Jun 2010, 03:44 PM Reply Like
  • Dogpound
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    I knew he has smart, makes me wonder what he was smoking when he took the Postman?
    15 Jun 2010, 03:51 PM Reply Like
  • Tom Au, CFA
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    "Life imitates art."
    15 Jun 2010, 03:53 PM Reply Like
  • Neil459
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    But the question remains, why hasn't the Federal Government, Louisiana, or Florida purchased some?
    15 Jun 2010, 04:24 PM Reply Like
  • 1980XLS
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    Are they going to donate the profits to the fish, birds and fishermen?
    15 Jun 2010, 05:31 PM Reply Like
  • zorrow
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    Cool story. What volume of water can it clean? How much does it cost to purchase and operate?
    15 Jun 2010, 05:35 PM Reply Like
  • ironman88
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    Spill it and we will come
    15 Jun 2010, 11:41 PM Reply Like
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