Cal/OSHA, Chevron Reach Settlement Over 2012 Refinery FireChevron and the state Department of Occupational Safety and Health Monday announced a settlement that calls for equipment and safety upgrades worth around $20 million following a 2012 fire at the oil giant's Richmond refinery.
Redwood City Gas Station Damaged When Car Catches FireA vehicle caught fire at a gas station Thursday night in Redwood City, according to firefighters.
Regulators Fail To Impose Emissions Cap On Bay Area Oil RefineriesOil companies didn't want any cap while environmentalist said the caps, which were rolled back in recent weeks out of fear of lawsuits, were a huge step back.
Hazmat Spill Discovered Near Chevron Dock In RichmondA possible hazardous materials spill found in the water near the Chevron Refinery in Richmond has been contained.
Initial Tests On Oilfield Wastewater Safety Draw Mixed ReactionIs it safe to use oilfield wastewater to irrigate crops? A consultant hired by the water district that’s selling the water to farmers has just finished a third round of tests on produce.
U.S. Court Rules In Favor Of Chevron In Ecuador's $9 Billion Lawsuit For Rainforest DamageA U.S. court has ruled that Ecuadorean plaintiffs cannot collect a $9 billion judgment in the U.S. against Chevron for rainforest damage.
Flare Up At Chevron's Richmond Refinery Sends Flame Into SkyFlaring activity at the Chevron Refinery Sunday had residents in the area expressing concern.
Chevron Posts First Loss Since 2002 As Oil Prices PlummetChevron suffered its first money-losing quarter since 2002 in the final three months of last year, as plunging crude prices chopped more than one-third from its revenue.
Chevron To Cut Up To 7,000 JobsChevron announced Friday the company is going to cut up to 7,000 jobs over the next couple of years in orders to save billions of dollars.
Chevron Cutting 500 Jobs From San Ramon HeadquartersThe company says it is part of an effort to reduce costs around the world by one-billion dollars.
$9 A Gallon Gas In Concord?Consider it a late April's Fools joke. Some pranksters are likely responsible for the ghastly $9 a gallon gas prices spotted at a Chevron in Concord Tuesday.
Hazmat Crews Headed To Richmond Chevron Refinery After Reports Of FlaringHazMat crews were in route to the Richmond Chevron refinery as a precaution Monday after reports of flaring at the facility.