BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To ChevronBP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
Gas Prices Begin To Fall Below $2 Per Gallon Near SacramentoAt a Bonfair gas station in Fairfield, the price recently dropped to $1.97. The Arco up the road says it plans to do the same next week to stay competitive.
Chevron Agrees To Pay $278,000 For Violations At Richmond Plant Wildlife advocates are suing a federal agency over its plan to allow loggers to remove trees killed last year in the third-largest wildfire in California's history.
Chevron Agrees To Pay $2 Million For Richmond Refinery FireChevron on Monday agreed to pay $2 million in fines and restitution and pleaded no contest to six charges in connection with a fire at its refinery in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Richmond.
Chevron Says It Paid $10 Million After Refinery FireChevron Corp. has paid about $10 million and has begun what's being termed "corrective actions" after a fire last summer at its Richmond refinery, company officials said.
Beer Theft Suspect Crashes Car, ArrestedA beer thief ended up in the hospital after he crashed his car early Monday morning, according to police.
Masked Man Robs Rocklin Gas StationA masked man robbed a Chevron gas station in Rocklin Wednesday night.
Average Gas Price Jumps To $4.23 In CaliforniaDrivers on either coast may be questioning the conventional wisdom that gas prices fall after Labor Day.
Refinery Fire Probe Looks At Spark SourcesInvestigators probing the cause of a blaze at Chevron's Richmond refinery are looking at heaters and responding emergency vehicles as possible ignition sources for the massive vapor cloud that spewed from an old, leaky pipe.
Chevron Refinery Site Too Hazardous For EntryStructural engineers on Monday deemed the site of a Chevron refinery fire in Richmond hazardous for human entry after looking at the failed pipe that leaked and sent a towering plume of black smoke into the sky.
Caltrans Suing Local Gas Stations For Allegedly Clearing Highway TreesIt's a whole lot more than tree trimming and what some are calling a hack job has the state suing for millions.
Fire Is Latest Pollution Problem At Chevron PlantA massive Chevron oil refinery fire that sent hundreds of people rushing to hospitals and is pushing West Coast gas prices higher was just the latest pollution incident at the facility that records show has increasingly violated air quality rules over the past five years.