By Amy Skalmusky, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO – The tragic British Petroleum (BP) oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico, which claimed eleven lives and unleashed 5,000,000 barrels of crude into the ocean in April of last year, shook oil producing countries out of their relative tranquility and exposed the risks and challenges of increased oil exploration in deep water.
“The BP accident has tarred the entire industry and even if it was a one-in-a . . .