News Updates

Contra Costa County officials have reached a tentative agreement on a repayment plan for an $18 million tax refund the county owes Chevron Corp.
April 2, 2010
  RICHMOND — Chevron's bid to counter the city of Richmond's utility tax measure would cut fees across the board, potentially appealing to the average taxpayer. Under a notice of intent to...
By Katherine Tam
April 2, 2010
  HOUSTON -(Dow Jones)- Chevron Corp. (CVX) former Chairman and Chief Executive David O'Reilly received $16.5 million in total compensation in 2009, a 11.5% increase from the previous year,...
April 1, 2010
An international tribunal ruled that Ecuador violated the U.S.-Ecuador Bilateral Investment Treaty by failing to provide a timely decision on a commercial dispute related to the environmental claim...
By Braden Reddall
March 30, 2010
  The oil giant Chevron has transformed an old refinery site in California into a test bed for seven advanced photovoltaic solar technologies, which the company is evaluating for use at its...
By Briannacc
March 22, 2010
The oil giant Chevron has transformed an old refinery site in California into a test bed for seven advanced photovoltaic solar technologies, which the company is evaluating for use at its facilities...
By Todd Woody
March 22, 2010
  As a $27 billion lawsuit against Chevron is getting close to a ruling in Ecuador, the US oil giant and its lawyers are betting a pending international arbitration case can avert the cost of an...
By Chronicle Staff
March 15, 2010
The Rainforest Action Network, a non-profit organization that protests the pollution and destruction of natural habitats around the world, recently gathered on a bio-diesel bus named Priscilla with...
By Nima Maghame
March 12, 2010
  The government of Ecuador had asked Manhattan federal court Judge Leonard Sand to prevent Chevron from taking the 17-year-old case to arbitration under the U.S.-Ecuador Bilateral...
By Grant McCool
March 11, 2010
  Chevron executives told a gathering of Wall Street analysts Tuesday that the oil company, America's second-largest, will lay off 2,000 employees this year from its global "downstream" division...
By David Baker
March 10, 2010