Posts Tagged ‘ Chevron ’

Catholic sisters aim to purify Big Oil shale drilling

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

“How can you say the operations are sustainable if you don’t know where the water is going, how many chemicals are being used and eventually what’s happening with the waste water?” An order of nuns in Philadelphia are taking on Chevron.

Producing Natural Gas From Shale: A video from Chevron

Oct 21st, 2012 | By

Geologists have long known about huge natural gas deposits trapped in shale rock formations, but it is only over the past decade that energy companies have combined two established technologies to unlock this resource. Watch this video on how Chevron uses horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing to what it calls “safely produce natural gas from

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Chevron Appeal Against $18 Billion Ecuadorean Fine Rejected by Supreme Court

Oct 10th, 2012 | By

A quick update on the saga of Ecuador hitting Chevron with an $18.2 billion fine for its operations polluting the Amazon, and Chevron trying to not pay it: Reuters reports that the US Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by Chevron that attempted to allow to the oil company to avoid paying the fine, on

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