Update: 500-750 Gallons Released In Chevron Richmond Refinery Spill, No Wildlife Impacts ReportedAbout 12 to 18 barrels (500 to 750 gallons) of a low-sulfur diesel fuel and flush water mix was released in a leak Tuesday at the Chevron refinery long wharf in Richmond, according to lab analysis and technical review announced Wednesday night.
UPDATE: Oil Spills From Chevron Richmond Refinery Into San Francisco Bay; All Clear IssuedAn oil spill at the Chevron refinery in Richmond fouled the San Francisco Bay waters and shoreline Tuesday, prompting a health alert for the surrounding area.
Flaring At Richmond Chevron Refinery Triggers Community AlertA massive column of fire and smoke erupted from a stack at Chevron's massive Richmond refinery Friday, triggering an alert to the local residents.
Chevron Buys Noble Energy In 1st Major Deal Since Pandemic Shook Energy SectorChevron will take over Noble Energy for $5 billion in the first big deal announced since the coronavirus pandemic shook the energy sector.
9th Circuit Court Revives Lawsuits By California Cities Against Oil CompaniesA federal appeals court in San Francisco on Tuesday gave a new lease on life to lawsuits in which eight California cities and counties are seeking to have oil companies pay millions or billions of dollars for sea walls and other protections from rising seas.
Chevron Turns Profit, Warns Of Pain Ahead Due To CoronavirusChevron turned a profit in the first quarter. But the company warned its financial picture is likely to be depressed in the future.
Air District Announces $146K Settlement With Richmond Chevron Refinery For ViolationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced a settlement of nearly $150,000 with Chevron for air quality violations at the oil and gas company's Richmond refinery.
Flaring Reported At Richmond Chevron Refinery For 2nd Day In A RowMore flaring was reported at Chevron's Richmond refinery early Tuesday morning after similar incidents the day before, according to the Governor's Office of Emergency Services.
San Francisco Firefighters Rescued Driver From Burning Car In Gas Station Crash A driver was rescued from his burning car early Friday after his vehicle careened into a venting structure at a San Francisco gas station.
Chevron Pulls Oil Workers From Iraq After AirstrikeChevron has evacuated all of its American oil workers from Iraq following last week's US airstrike in Baghdad, the San Ramon-based oil giant announced.
Newsom Halts Fracking Permits In Oil Producer CrackdownGov. Gavin Newsom cracked down on oil producers Tuesday, halting approval of hundreds of fracking permits until independent scientists can review them.
California Pressures Chevron Over Kern County Oil LeaksCalifornia regulators have ordered Chevron to provide more information about eight recent or ongoing oil leaks near a facility in Kern County.
Card Skimming Devices Found In Gas Pumps At Woodside Chevron StationThree skimming devices were found at gas pumps at a station in Woodside on Monday afternoon and San Mateo County sheriff's deputies are trying to find out who installed them there.
Flaring, Black Smoke At Richmond Chevron Refinery Prompts Level 1 WarningA Level 1 flaring incident was reported Saturday evening at the Chevron refinery in Richmond, according to Mayor Tom Butt, who posted about it on his Facebook account.
Flaring At Richmond Chevron Refinery Produces Black Smoke Over East BayBlack smoke hanging over the East Bay Wednesday evening is the result of flaring in a unit at the Chevron Refinery in Richmond, officials said.