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Marcellus: Environmental Protection

Learn how Chevron proactively takes steps to continue to make protecting the water, land and air of the Marcellus community top priority.

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Chevron Environmental Management Company

Chevron Environmental Management Company (EMC) is Chevron’s leader in global environmental management, remediation, reclamation and asset retirement.

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Wild Files: Beekeeping in Kurdistan

Learn how Chevron supported an effort to rebuild the bee population in the Kurdistan Region while bolstering their economy by distributing beekeeping supplies and apiculture training to local villagers.

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Deploying Drones for Emergency Response

Drones descended on the San Francisco Bay around our Richmond Refinery in October as part of an oil spill response exercise led by Chevron.

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Gorgon Environment

This infographic describes how Chevron has continued to respect and protect the environment on Australia’s Barrow Island as part of the Gorgon Project. 

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Chevron solar explorations

Solar energy is power from the sun's rays that reach Earth, Chevron is exploring photovoltaic technologies to support the company's operations.

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Beyond Best Practice

Chevron’s Barrow Island Quarantine Management System serves as a model for environmental stewardship.

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Driving Environmental Progress: Kazakhstan

Through significant investments and safe work practices, Tengizchevroil is continually improving environmental performance and protection.

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Conservation Through Collaboration

We partner with environmental groups to monitor and protect sea turtles, whales, dolphins and West African manatees.

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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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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 Gives Wheatstone Project Green Light

SAN RAMON, Calif., September 25, 2011 - Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that its Australian subsidiary will proceed with the construction of its Wheatstone Project in Western Australia.

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Chevron Welcomes Australian Commonwealth Government Environmental Approval for its Wheatstone Project

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today welcomed Australian Commonwealth Government approval by the Federal Environment Minister, the Hon. Tony Burke, MP, for its Wheatstone Project in Western Australia.

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wheatstone project receives environmental approval

Chevron’s Wheatstone Project recently received environmental approval from the Western Australia state government.

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Chevron's Richmond Refinery Repurposes Wastewater

Chevron partnered with the East Bay Municipal Utility District to use wastewater for processing, freeing up freshwater supplies for the community.

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Supporting a California Wildlfe Center

Chevron volunteers at the Lindsay Wildlife Museum created a drought-tolerant garden outside the environmental education center's wildlife hospital.

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responsibly developing natural gas in the piceance basin

Chevron's operations in Colorado's Piceance Basin are taking careful measures to ensure that we remain a proactive steward of the environment and a good corporate citizen.

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Producing energy from geothermal plants

Chevron is the world's largest producer of geothermal energy, a renewable energy resource that captures the natural power of steam from the earth to generate electricity while producing almost no greenhouse emissions. Chevron's geothermal plants in Indonesia and the Philippines produce enough alternative energy to power millions of homes. This video describes how Chevron produces geothermal energy.

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protecting people, pachyderms and the environment

Chevron has partnered with the World Wide Fund for Nature - Indonesia to help achieve a sustainable balance between the elephants and our colleagues at Duri Field.

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Caring for Nature on Barrow Island

Since 1964, biodiversity programs have helped prevent the introduction of invasive mammal species and the spread of weeds on this Class A nature reserve.

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Chevron: Saving Energy With Vanpools

Chevron's efficiency and conservation programs inspires employees and others to leave their cars at home.

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"The New Consensus"

Chevron's CEO David J. O'Reilly speaks to the Metropolitan Club of Washington D.C. about how energy will be an important, vote-determining issue in this year's U.S. presidential election.

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Chevron Highlights Record-Setting Year at Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) achieved another year of record earnings and continued to build on its financial strength, Chevron Chairman and CEO Dave O'Reilly said at the company's 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

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Federal Environmental Approval for the Gorgon Development

PERTH, Western Australia, 10 October, 2007 - The Gorgon Joint Venture Participants - Chevron, ExxonMobil and Shell - today welcomed a further step forward for the Gorgon Project.

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Minister Issues State Environmental Conditions for the Gorgon Project

PERTH, Western Australia, Sep. 7, 2007 -- Chevron Australia as operator for the Gorgon Project today received advice received from the West Australian Minister for the Environment, that he had issued state environmental conditions for the Gorgon Project.

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Chevron Completes Major Energy Efficiency Project for State of Colorado; Taxpayer Savings of $20 Million Expected

DENVER, Aug. 21, 2007 -- Chevron Energy Solutions, a unit of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), today announced the completion of a comprehensive project for the state of Colorado that significantly improves the energy efficiency of key government facilities across the state.

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Chevron Statement in Response to California AB32 Market Advisory Committee Report

SAN RAMON, Calif., June 1, 2007 -- Chevron (NYSE: CVX) issued the following statement in response to the California AB32 Market Advisory Committee Report issued earlier today:

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Chevron and Ecopetrol Signed Contract with PDVSA to Export Natural Gas from Colombia to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela, May 13, 2007 -- Chevron Petroleum Company, an affiliate of Chevron Corporation, and Ecopetrol, S.A. signed with PDVSA Gas, S.A. a sales contract to start delivering natural gas from Colombia to Venezuela by January 1, 2008, within the frame of the agreement recently signed by the governments of Colombia and Venezuela to export/import natural gas.

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Chevron Highlights Record-Setting Year at Annual Stockholders' Meeting

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 25, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) had a record-setting year in 2006, and the company is delivering on its commitments to supply safe, clean and reliable energy to fuel economic growth, Chevron Chairman and CEO Dave O'Reilly said at the company's 2007 Annual Stockholders' Meeting.

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