Climate Deal Swing Votes Among Top Oil Money Recipients In CaliforniaCalifornia Assembly members considered swing votes on legislation to reduce carbon emissions among top recipients of oil companies' funds.
Tesoro To Pay $425M To Settle Lawsuit Alleging Its Oil Refineries Violated Clean Air ActTesoro Corp., which is accused of violating the Clean Air Act, has agreed to pay a $425 million settlement to reduce air pollution.
Tesoro Agrees To Spend Millions In Air Pollution Settlement With U.S. EPAThe Justice Department and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have reached a $425 million settlement with two companies that would reduce air pollution at six petroleum refineries.
What Caused NorCal Gas Prices To Rise 75 Cents Last Month?The average price of a gallon of unleaded gasoline in Northern California rose by 75 cents in the last month.
Play Ball! Youth Baseball Players Allowed On Tesoro Refinery Fields As Strike Enters 6th WeekYouth baseball players who were locked out of their normal playing fields at the Tesoro oil refinery in Martinez will be able to begin using the fields on Saturday, the league president said Friday.
500 Little League Players Displaced By Tesoro Refinery StrikeTalk about striking out. A bunch of Bay Area Little League players are locked out of their home fields because the company that runs their baseball fields is in the middle of a labor dispute.
How Much Will Gas Prices Rise After The Torrance Refinery Explosion?Bay Area drivers can anticipate a spike in gas prices after an explosion and fire at a major refinery in Southern California.
2 Workers Injured By Sulfuric Acid At Tesoro Refinery Near MartinezTwo people working at the Tesoro refinery in Avon were injured on Monday morning less than a month after two workers were injured by sulfuric acid at the same refinery.
Federal Investigators Denied Access By Tesoro Refinery After Chemical Release Burns WorkersFederal investigators looking into last Wednesday’s industrial accident at the Tesoro refinery in Martinez, where two workers were sprayed in the face with sulfuric acid, have been denied access on their attempted return visits.
Acid Leak Forces Medical Airlift Of 2 Martinez Refinery WorkersTwo workers at the Tesoro Refinery in Martinez were airlifted to the hospital early Wednesday morning after an industrial accident.
Bay Area Coast Guard Not Surprised Bin Laden Planned To Target Oil TankersRevelations that Osama bin Laden considered hijacking and blowing up U.S. oil tankers in order to provoke an "extreme economic crisis" came as no surprise to the Coast Guard in the Bay Area.
Tesoro Restarting Martinez Refinery, Investigating OutageTesoro Corp. was in the process of restarting its Martinez refinery Thursday after a power outage sent plumes of black smoke into the air, leading to a shelter-in-place order.