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Brazil slaps new fine on Chevron

Brazil’s environmental protection agency has slapped a new fine on Chevron for what it says was the U.S. oil company’s poor…
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Brazil slaps Chevron with $5.4 million fine for alleged mishandling of oil leak off coast

SAO PAULO – Brazil’s environmental protection agency has slapped a new fine on Chevron for what it says was the U.S. oil company’s poor handling of a spill last month off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state.
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Chevron, Conoco Entrapped in Post-BP Crackdown on Oil Slicks – Bloomberg

The spill occurred 19 months after an explosion in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 workers and triggered the biggest offshore U.S. oil spill. Governments around the world are paying closer attention to how energy explorers drill into high-pressure …
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Brazil police blame Chevron for environmental crime

Brazilian Federal Police concluded in a probe on the November 8 oil spill that the local president of US oil giant Chevron and 16 other oil executives committed environmental crimes, according to local media.
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Brazil Sues Chevron for $10 Billion Over Spill

Brazilian prosecutors are suing oil giant Chevron for $10.6 billion over environmental damage caused after one of its wells leaked oil off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, say […]
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Chevron Faces $30 Billion Liability for Environmental Problems in Latin America, Says Amazon Defense Coalition

Brazil, Ecuador Lawsuits Point to New Competitive Pressures
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CLSA remains buyers of Chevron

Brazilian prosecutors requested Chevron (CVX) and Transocean (RIG) halt operating in Brazil and pay $11B in environmental damage. CLSA views the request as out of proportion to the fields revenues and …
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Chevron gets £7bn oil spill bill

Brazilian prosecutors said on Wednesday that they are seeking £7 billion in damages from US oil giant Chevron for environmental damage caused by an offshore oil leak.
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Brazil may fine Chevron $84 million for spill

Chevron Corp. (CVX), the second-largest U.S. crude producer after Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), may be fined $84 million by Rio de Janeiro state for environmental damage from an offshore oil spill.
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Chevron Banned From Drilling After Oil Spill – The Inquisitr

The spill occurred at a Transocean drilling site, the same contractor that caused the Gulf of Mexico oil spill for BP in 2010 and government officials quickly decided that the company’s track record spoke for itself after 3,000 barrels of oil …
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