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I Am...an Energy Trader

Nicole Oakes, a crude supply and trading manager for Chevron’s Latin America team, shows us what life is like on the trading room floor.

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I am...a Nondestructive Examination Expert

Mauricio Calva, a nondestructive examination expert for Chevron Energy Technology Company, shows us how inspection technology is changing real-life scenarios.

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The Power of Partnership – Working Toward an HIV/AIDS-Free Generation

Chevron is working together with non-governmental and international organizations and governments to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Nigeria.

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Saving Lives from the Start in Angola

Chevron supports the Angola Sickle Cell Initiative, the first comprehensive program to screen and treat newborns for sickle cell anemia in Angola.

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New technologies for deepwater drilling

Chevron is leading the development of new technologies to tap the oil that lies deep beneath the ocean floor. Navigating uncertain weather conditions, freezing water and crushing pressure, deepwater drilling is one of the most technologically challenging ways of finding and extracting oil.

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Natural Gas: Hydraulic Fracturing, Horizontal Drilling

Chevron uses horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing to unlock and safely produce natural gas from shale.

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Chevron 2013 Year in Review

Guided by our corporate vision and values, Chevron achieved strong financial and operational performance in 2013.

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Chevron Fellows: Recognizing Technical Achievement

Meet a few of the Chevron Fellows and learn how their work is helping to meet the demand for energy now and in the future.

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Using Steamflooding to Produce More Oil

See how steamflooding technology California's Kern River Field shows promising potential to enhance recovery from crude oil fields around the world.

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Sharing Heavy Oil Technology

Chevron's Heavy Oil University provides hands-on experience with steamflood technology, to engineers and geologists from around the world.

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Committed to Process Safety

Chevron is dedicated to ensuring the safety of facilities, from design to operation and training, By looking at drilling rig design as a whole.

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Wheatstone: Chevron Creates Jobs in Australia

Chevron’s Wheatstone natural gas project in Australia is expected to produce as many as 6,500 jobs. See how a local vehicle rental company has benefited.

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Steamflooding: Beyond Oil, Distributes Water to Farmers

Chevron's largest California oil field does more than add economic stability - steamflooding technology conditions and distributes water to local farmers.

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Lifting Women Out of Poverty in Liberia and Beyond

The Chevron-Liberia Economic Development Initiative and Foundation for Women use microloans to help female entrepreneurs build a better future.

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Learning a Trade, Building a Life in Cape Town

Chevron's trade skills training program support is helping South Africa residents forge a new life, helping overcome AIDS, unemployment and illiteracy.

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Protecting the Mojave Desert Tortoise

Conservation biologists at the Ivanpah Desert Tortoise Research Facility research strategies to preserve the Mojave Desert’s tortoise population.

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Repurposing a Mine: Producing Solar Power

Chevron repurposed a former mining site in Questa, New Mexico, into a solar field generating enough electricity to meet 80% of the community’s needs.

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Chevron Respects and Honors the Wayúu Way of Life

See how Chevron’s work with in La Guajira, Colombia over the last 35 years has preserved and enhanced the way of life of the indigenous Wayúu people.

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Supporting Student Engineers: Robotics and Beyond

Chevron partners with Project Lead The Way to provide STEM programs to middle and high school students, engaging students in hands-on engineering.

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Supporting College Students in Nigeria

Meet Deborah and Daniel, Chevron scholarship recipients at the University of Lagos in Nigeria. In all, 6,700 Nigerian students receive scholarships.

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Building Technical Skills in Nigeria

Since 2005, Chevron's Ogere Training Center has helped hundreds of Nigerians earn the certification they need to work in the petroleum industry.

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Angola Partnership: Improving Lives in Angola

Launched in 2002, Chevron's Angola Partnership Initiative has become a model for how the company invests in the communities where we operate.

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Preserving Nature in Lagos, Nigeria

The Lekki Conservation Center in Lagos, Nigeria helps protect nature wherever Chevron operates. It is the only facility of its kind in the Lekki Peninsula.

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Chevron Invests in Marcellus Shale and Communities

Chevron's work in the Marcellus Shale of Pennsylvania is developing more than natural gas.

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Inspiring Students: Chevron Supports Learning in Angola

Learning Centers inspire students in Angola. For more information, visit Chevron.com/LearningCenters

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Chevron Supports Learning in Venezuela

9 year old Daniella from Caracas, Venezuela, shares her love for learning; her teacher reports great improvement. See the Learning Centers at work!

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