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.
Chevron May Be Forced To Leave Venezuela After Nearly 100 YearsChevron's nearly century-long relationship with Venezuela might not survive the Maduro regime's fight with the United States.
Chevron Buying Anadarko For $33 Billion As Crude Prices RiseThe deal, announced Friday, arrives with U.S. crude prices up 40% this year.
Complaints Over Latest Flaring Event At Chevron Richmond RefineryFour members of the public filed complaints with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District over flaring observed at the Chevron Richmond Refinery over the weekend.
Chevron Issues Warning Of Ongoing Flaring At Richmond RefineryChevron’s Richmond refinery is experiencing ongoing flaring Wednesday morning, which has forced the oil company to issued a warning to area residents, according to company officials.
All-Clear After Shell Martinez Refinery Incident Prompts Health AdvisoryAuthorities announced an "all-clear" after an incident at the Shell Refinery in Martinez early Friday morning prompted a health advisory.
Quake-Prone Kansas Hit By Dozens Of Temblors Since March Due To FrackingThe U.S. Geological Survey says two earthquakes were recorded in Kansas during the Memorial Day weekend, bringing the total to nine earthquakes in May.
California Farmer Sues Oil Companies For Allegedly Contaminating Water Supply, Killing CropsA California farmer's irrigation water contained the very same salty compounds found in wastewater produced by dozens of nearby oil wells.
Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL PipelinePresident Donald Trump declared it a "great day for American jobs" on Friday as he formally green-lighted the Keystone XL pipeline.
Sioux Tribe Vows To Fight Army Approval Of Dakota Access PipelineThe Standing Rock Sioux tribe is promising a legal battle after the Army Corps of Engineers said it's clearing the way for completion of the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Trump Signs Orders To Advance Keystone, Dakota PipelinesPresident Donald Trump signed orders Tuesday to advance the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines.