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Chevron-led consortium executes Mexico deepwater contract

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An international consortium operated by Chevron Corporation’s subsidiary, Chevron Energía de Mexico, S de R.L. —Ali Moshiri, president of Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production. de C.V., bid round. Brief

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Fire breaks out at Chevron oil refinery

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The fire at Chevron’s Richmond plant in California broke yesterday evening around 6pm local time. Latest news Chevron fire OilA fire at an oil refinery in San Francisco Bay area has led to a warning to residents to remain indoors as plumes of smoke fill the air. By 10pm the fire was ‘contained’ but is still burning. A spokesperson [.].

Chevron announces “significant” oil discovery in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

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Chevron Corporation announced a significant oil discovery at the Anchor prospect in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico. Brief

This Is Why You Don’t Take Money From Oil Companies For Your Schools

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When Chevron, or Phillips 66, or ExxonMobil or E&B oil companies give schools and nonprofits funding money they do it for one reason only.

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Chevron, BP and ConocoPhillips partner to explore 24 leases in Paleogene trend in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

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Chevron Corporation’s subsidiary, Chevron USA will now work with BP Exploration and Production Inc. (BP) Chevron. Malo project.

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The Curious Case of Buying A New State Senator From The South Bay

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The joke will be on Chevron and Oxy oil then, won’t it!? Ben would have to be a lot more weirded out than this is making him feel.

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Chevron announces successful test well at deepwater St. Malo in Gulf of Mexico

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Chevron Corporation announced that it had conducted a successful production test on the St. Chevron’s Jack/St. Jack/St. Click to enlarge.

I’ve Done The Math – Now I’m Doing Something About It

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E&B, along with their counterparts at Chevron, Exxon/Mobil, BP, Shell et al know internally exactly what The Math says. 15 years.

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GE to supply 3 aeroderivative gas turbine-generator modules for Chevron floating production unit in GOM

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Chevron’s initial development of the Jack and St. The LM2500+G4. Click to enlarge. The LM2500+G4 is rated at 36.3 MW power output. Brief

Chevron approves next major Tengiz expansion project in Kazakhstan

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TCO joint venture participants, in addition to Chevron, are ExxonMobil (25%), KazMunayGas (20%) and LukArco (5%). billion, which includes $27.1

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South Bay Parents Welcome Mexican Drug Cartel Funding For Local Schools’ DARE Program

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We have to thank our colleagues at Chevron and Exxon for setting the successful model for this kind of community support in the South Bay.

Chevron makes equity investment in Novvi and its high-performance renewable base oil technology

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Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron USA, and Novvi LLC announced that Chevron has made an equity investment in Novvi LLC (a joint venture of Amyris, Inc.; Chevron is a leading manufacturer of premium base oils and one of the world’s largest suppliers of finished lubricants. Cosan S.A.; Brief

Consolidated bioprocessing company Aemetis licenses plant oil hydroprocessing technology from Chevron Lummus Global for renewable jet and diesel

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CLG is a completely integrated source for hydroprocessing technologies, catalysts, reactor internals and engineering and is a 50-50 joint venture between Chevron Products Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, and Lummus Technology Inc., Outline of the Biofuels ISOCONVERSION process. Source: ARA. Click to enlarge.

Thankful To Be Home — And ALIVE!

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“Do you think we ever hear the truth about what Chevron and Exxon are doing to kill the climate? It all started with the video. No phones.

Chevron announces $32.7B capital and exploratory budget for 2012; LNG and deepwater investments propel a step change

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Chevron Corporation announced a $32.7 Included in the 2012 program are $3 billion of planned expenditures by affiliates, which do not require cash outlays by Chevron. The program also supports continued exploration and appraisal activity in Chevron's focus areas of Western Australia, the Gulf of Mexico and western Africa. Brie

NREL/Chevron team characterizes chemical composition and properties of renewable diesels derived from FT, hydrotreating, and fermentation of sugar

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A team from the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Chevron Corporation has examined the chemical composition and properties of several diesel fuels and blendstocks derived from Fischer?Tropsch Tropsch (FT) synthesis, hydroisomerization of lipids, and fermentation of sugar via the terpenoid metabolic pathway. mass %). Tropsch.

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Transmission Losses: 4 killed in Chevron UK refinery blast

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The Independent reports four workers at the Chevron refinery in Wales were killed yesterday in what is being described as a "tragic industrial accident". Billowing black smoke gushed from the refinery and spread across the sky in what some have described as a "mushroom cloud

Chevron greenlights $5.6B Mafumeira Sul project offshore Angola

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Chevron’s subsidiary is the operator and holds a 39.2% Chevron’s partners are Sonangol E.P. (41%), Location of Block 0 concession. Brie

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Chevron sells 30% stake in Canadian Duvernay shale play to Kuwait Foreign Petroleum for $1.5B

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Chevron Canada has drilled 16 wells since beginning its exploration program, with initial well production rates of up to 7.5 for $1.5 billion.

Hey Exxon! Hey Chevron! My Friends At the EPA Are Declaring What You Do Dangerous & You Will Pay. Pack Up Losers, It’s Time For You to Go!

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I said it before to you, Exxon and I’m saying it to you now, Chevron. How do you like me now South Bay spewers of greenhouse gases?

In aftermath of Chevron fire, California to tighten regulations on oil refineries

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The two regulations implement key recommendations of the Governor’s Interagency Working Group on Refinery Safety, and are the result of a multi-year effort, including extensive consultation with workers, industry, NGOs, and communities, following a serious chemical release and fire at Chevron’s Richmond oil refinery in August 2012. Brown Jr.

Chevron plugs and abandons appraisal well in Frade field

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Chevron Brasil Upstream Frade Ltda is responding to oil seeps and a subsequent sheen that has occurred in the vicinity of the Chevron-operated Frade project located 370 kilometers (230 miles) offshore north east of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in water depths of approximately 1,200 meters (3,800 feet). Brief

Chevron announces oil discovery in deepwater US Gulf of Mexico

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Chevron Corporation announced a new oil discovery at the Moccasin prospect in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico. Chevron, with a 43.75% working interest in the prospect, was the operator of the Moccasin discovery well. Chevron is one of the largest leaseholders in the Gulf of Mexico and is currently developing the $7.5 Brief

LS9 extends research in synthetic hydrocarbon products with Chevron

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a synthetic biology company developing fermentation-derived drop-in renewable fuels and chemicals, announced it will carry out a second phase of research with Chevron Technology Ventures, a division of Chevron USA, Inc. LS9 Inc., We are appreciative of Chevron’s continued support of LS9 and this specific technology program.

Shell joining Chevron-operated Wheatstone LNG Project in Australia

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Chevron Corporation announced the signing of agreements with Shell Development (Australia) Pty Ltd to bring Shell into the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project as a natural gas supplier and equity participant. participating interest in the project facilities, with Chevron remaining project operator. Shell will also assume a 6.4%

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Chevron introduces new category of heavy-duty motor oil for severe duty applications; improved fuel economy

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Chevron Products Company, a Chevron USA Inc. Delo 400 SD SAE 15W-30 is an API CJ-4 heavy duty diesel engine oil formulated using a new Chevron patent pending technology to provide key benefits for engines with “severe duty” cycles in on- and off-highway applications. Improved fuel economy over SAE 15W-40 conventional oils.

Chevron fined $329,700 for violations of California’s gasoline regulation; over-oxygenated gasoline in 2010 and 2011

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that Chevron Corp. Chevron supplied gasoline in violation of state regulations at its Montebello and Richmond terminals. Chevron fully cooperated with ARB in this matter and took steps to correct the violations. The California Air Resources Board announced. In each case, the self-disclosed violations were for a total of 4.4

Tokyo Electric signs equity and additional LNG offtake agreements with Chevron for Wheatstone Project

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Chevron Corporation’s Australian subsidiaries have signed additional binding agreements with Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) for liquefied natural gas (LNG) offtake and equity interests in the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project. Joe Geagea, president, Chevron Gas and Midstream. Located at Ashburton North, 7.5 Brief

Chevron Confirms first oil production from deepwater Papa-Terra offshore Brazil

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Chevron’s Brazilian subsidiary and Petrobras have started crude oil production from Papa-Terra’s floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) offshore Brazil. Chevron holds a 37.5% interest in the Papa-Terra field, while Petrobras, the project operator, has the remaining 62.5%. Brief

Chevron subsidiary acquires 50% operating interest in Western Canada Kitimat LNG project; 10 million tonnes per year

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Under the terms of the agreements, Chevron Canada Limited will acquire all of the interests currently owned by affiliates of EOG Resources Canada Inc. Operatorship of both facilities will transfer to Chevron Canada Limited. and Encana Corporation in the proposed Kitimat LNG Project and PTP. Brief

UC Davis Names Chevron Chair in Energy Efficiency

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The University of California, Davis announced the appointment of Professor Nicole Woolsey Biggart of the university’s Graduate School of Management to the Chevron Chair in Energy Efficiency. Chevron Corp. Professor Biggart joined the UC Davis Graduate School of Management in 1981, and she was awarded the Jerome J.

Lux Research provides snapshot of oil majors’ investments in alternative fuels; BP leads investment frequency

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Total and Chevron are the most active corporate investors in the fermentation domain. Click to enlarge. Brief

Chevron, YPF sign to develop Vaca Muerta Shale; initial outlays of $1.2B

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A subsidiary of Chevron Corporation signed an agreement with affiliates of the Argentine oil company YPF S.A. Chevron Argentina currently produces an average of 21,000 barrels of crude oil and 4 million cubic feet of natural gas in the Neuquén Basin, where it holds operated interests ranging from 18.8 Earlier post.) to 100%. Brief

Chevron fined $422,500 for 3 instances of non-compliant fuels in California; ethanol, olefin and cetane issues

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Chevron USA Inc. Chevron agreed to pay the penalties as part of three separate settlements it reached with the California Air Resources Board (ARB). In two cases, Chevron disclosed the violations. Dispensed from Chevron terminals in Sacramento and San Jose, the fuel did not contain adequate amounts of ethanol. In all, 15.9

Chevron, Statoil and Repsol conclude agreements for exploration offshore Atlantic Canada

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Chevron Canada Limited, Statoil Canada Ltd. Chevron will be the operator with 65% equity interest. Chevron, Statoil and Repsol were recently named the successful bidders on two exploration parcels in the Flemish Pass Basin, offshore NL. Chevron has 40% and Repsol has 10%. and Repsol E&P Canada Ltd. Flemish Pass Basin.

LS9 Closes $25M Round; Chevron Takes a Stake

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LS9 modifies the ACP pathway in bacteria to produce renewable hydrocarbon fuels and chemicals with optimized properties. Source: LS9. Click to enlarge.

Former Chevron CTO Joins LiveFuels Scientific Advisory Board

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Don Paul, who retired from Chevron as vice president and chief technology officer and currently directs the Energy Institute at the University of Southern California (USC), has joined algae biofuels company LiveFuels, Inc.’ scientific advisory board.

Chevron Technology Ventures launches world’s largest solar enhanced-oil-recovery project

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Chevron Technology Ventures, a division of Chevron USA Inc. Chevron contracted BrightSource Energy, Inc., The project will be operated by Chevron Technology Ventures. —Desmond King, president of Chevron Technology Ventures. The resulting steam is injected into oil reservoirs to increase oil production. Brie

California oil producer applies for LCFS credits for producing crude oil using solar-generated power

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from Chevron USA, a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation. Under California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), crude oil producers may generate credits for oil that has been produced using innovative methods and delivered to California refineries for processing. In 1998, Seneca expanded its base into Kern County, Ca. Brief

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Chevron Lummus Global joins ARA ReadiJet Alternative Fuel Initiative to develop 100% drop-in diesel, and jet kero biofuels

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ARA has developed a catalytic hydrothermolysis (CH) process to convert triglycerides (e.g., Earlier post.). Overview of the ReadiJet process. Brief