Gov. Gavin Newsom Seeks Ban On New Fracking By 2024Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday he will halt all new fracking permits in California starting in 2024, using his executive authority to take on the state’s powerful oil and gas industry in a year he will likely face voters in a recall election.
Cleanup Crews Assessing Environmental Impact Of Grounded Vessel Near Dillion Beach
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.
Google Backs Off On Building AI Tools For Oil And Gas ExtractionGoogle says it will no longer build custom artificial intelligence tools for speeding up oil and gas extraction.
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.
Richmond Officials Vote To Find Out What's Causing Flaring At Chevron RefineryThe city of Richmond wants to take a more proactive approach to look into what’s causing the flaring problem at the Chevron Refinery. The council voted Tuesday night to try to get to the bottom of it.
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.
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.