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BP to pay $18M after winter storm

FORT SMITH, Ark. — A federal court in Arkansas ordered BP to pay $18 million to a utility company that prevailed on its breach of contract lawsuit against the oil giant. Following a four-day bench trial, the court agreed that BP failed to provide the full amount of natural gas the utility was owed following Winter Storm Uri in February 2021.

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