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California fines Chevron over Kern County oil leaks

California regulators have fined Chevron $ 2.7 million for violations at a facility in Kern County where there have been multiple oil leaks. The Department of Conservation’s Division of Oil, Gas and …

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California Pressures Chevron Over Central California Oil Leaks

BAKERSFIELD (AP) – California regulators have ordered Chevron to provide more information about eight recent or ongoing oil leaks near a facility in Kern County. The Bakersfield Californian …

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State ramps up pressure on Chevron over oil leaks in western Kern

State oil regulators turned up the heat on Chevron Tuesday, ordering the company to provide still more information about eight recent or ongoing uncontrolled releases of oily fluid in the Cymric Oil …

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Continued oil leaks prompt expert study, new violations for Chevron

State regulators have taken the rare step of placing an entire oil field under technical scrutiny following continued, uncontrolled releases of oily fluid at Chevron Corp. operations near McKittrick.

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Chevron appeals state order on oil leak near McKittrick

Taking the position it needs more specific instructions from regulators, Chevron has filed an appeal of a state order calling on the company to “take all measures” to prevent further flows of oil and …

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After 800,000-gallon spill, Chevron site is still leaking oil

On the same day Sen. Dianne Feinstein chastised Chevron Corp. for keeping an 800,000-gallon oil spill outside Bakersfield “under wraps,” California officials confirmed Thursday that the site was once …

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Chevron Tries To Appease Victims With Pizzas After Explosion

Originally published on Gas2. Last week, residents of Bobtown, PA were awoken by a massive, fiery blast at the town’s Chevron-owned fracking well. The explosion is believed to have killed at least one person, with another worker injured and a number of area residents seriously, rightfully frightened by the blast. Chevron knew it had to

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Chevron and Brazil Reach Deal on Oil Spill – New York Times


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Chevron and Brazil Reach Deal on Oil Spill
New York Times
Published: September 13, 2013. RIO DE JANEIRO — Chevron signed an accord on Friday with prosecutors in Brazil that could lead to the end of civil lawsuits seeking $ 17.5 billion in damages for a November 2011 oil spill, the company's lawyer in Brazil said.
Chevron Agrees to Settle OilSpill Lawsuits in Brazil for $ 42 MillionWall Street Journal
Chevron agrees to pay $ 41.6 million for oil spill in BrazilRaw Story
Chevron to settle $ 17.5bn Brazilian oil spill suitsFinancial Times
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Chevron CEO Says Industry Must Deal With Fracking Concern – Bloomberg


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Chevron CEO Says Industry Must Deal With Fracking Concern
Bloomberg
In hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, producers shoot a mixture of water, sand and chemicals underground to break apart shale rock formations to free trapped oil and gas. The technique has led to record production of natural gas and sent domestic oil
New Data: Fracking Helped Boost U.S. Energy ReservesWAMC
Chevron CEO: Industry must address 'legitimate' 'fracking' concernsLos Angeles Times
Chevron CEO: Industry Must Engage With Public Over Fracking ConernsStateImpact Pennsylvania
Stock Journal
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Chevron, Exxon investors sustain calls for fracking disclosure – Reuters

Chevron, Exxon investors sustain calls for fracking disclosure
Reuters
N) on Wednesday backed calls for more disclosure surrounding their use of hydraulic fracturing, the top two U.S. oil companies said. The votes, which had about the same support last year, reflect sustained concern among a large portion of investors and
Will Exxon, Chevron Yield to Fracking Pressure?Wall St. Cheat Sheet

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