British Petroleum is a British global energy company that is the third global energy company and the fourth largest company in the world. BP is a multinational oil company that is the UK's largest company. The company is alternative energy, oil exploration, natural gas, and petroleum.
BP has been around since the early 20th century. As you may have heard there is a great disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. There is a oil spill that pours more than 200,000 gallons per day. Eleven people died in the explosion of the oil.