News Updates

Part of the genius of the Yes Men is that they really know when to pull the trigger on a good prank. To wit: They fired off a press release, which we were initially fooled by, to us in the wee hours...
David Zax
October 18, 2010
Chevron Corp (CVX.N: Quote) launched a new advertising campaign on Monday to address negative perceptions of big oil companies, but a bogus release and website by activist hoaxers and an...
Matt Daily & Gerald E. McCormick
October 18, 2010
Late this week, Big Oil went on the attack following the historic decision by EPA to allow E15 in cars 2007 and newer. It’s not surprising that Big Oil is working hard to perpetuate the status quo –...
Stephanie Dreyer
October 15, 2010
Liberia, under the hump of West Africa, has given Chevron permission for deepwater exploration in the Atlantic Ocean off its coast via a 70 percent interest in three blocks there.
Steven E.F. Brown
October 14, 2010
The Peninsula Clarion reports Chevron announced Tuesday it will sell Cook Inlet assets owned by Union Oil Company of California and Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
October 12, 2010
  Texaco, Chevron USA and BP all face asbestos claims from employees or their family members who allege asbestos injury. Exposure to asbestos has been linked to mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung...
Heidi Turner
October 10, 2010
Protesters on Sunday staged a mock clean up at a Chevron service station to increase awareness of the oil company's alleged intentional dumping of toxic waste in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Rainforest...
October 10, 2010
In an issue closely watched by environmentalists, the new budget ditched a proposal that would have allowed Chevron an exemption from environmental laws as part of its plans to modernize its oil...
Sharon Noguchi
October 9, 2010
Today a federal court in San Francisco dismissed in its entirety a lawsuit Chevron Corporation filed against Cristobal Bonifaz, a human rights lawyer who had previously lost a case he filed against...
October 8, 2010
For the second day running, business activities at the Chevron Nigeria Limited headquarters in Lagos were paralysed due to the protest of Ilaje Women in Ondo State.
Mohammed Shosanya
October 8, 2010