I'd Be More Sympathetic to the People in Charge of BP
… if they hadn't been emitting green Kultursmog for the past few years. It's the worst form of hypocrisy: preaching something that the writer disagrees with while doing the opposite.
I suspect the real reason for said Kultursmog was to eliminate rivals. A company that can keep competitors from starting up in the first place is ahead of the game. BP's lack of attention to nuclear power might also be part of it. They pushed solar and similar stuff that couldn't threaten them and pretended a real rival didn't exist.