Lawyer Who Defends Big Oil’s ‘Free Speech’ Wins Major Journalism Award
Ted Boutrous, one of the most famous First Amendment lawyers in the U.S., is also the lead attorney for Chevron in lawsuits that accuse the oil giant of spreading misinformation about climate change.
California Is Directing Questions About a 600-Gallon Chevron Oil Spill to… Chevron
An oil spill at Chevron’s Bay Area refinery spewed 600 gallons of a toxic petroleum-water mixture into the San Francisco Bay at a rate of five gallons a minute.
The Hidden Signs That the Oil Industry Is Heading for a Reckoning
Despite the millions Big Oil is spending to slow and delay action on climate change, the world is shifting decisively away from fossil fuels.
West Coast Crab Fishermen Sue Big Oil Over Climate Change
Rising ocean temperatures caused Dungeness crabs to become toxic, devastating the industry in California.
These Oil and Coal Companies Have the Worst Climate Change Records
A new study from the Union of Concerned Scientists shows how fossil fuel producers seed scientific doubt and block climate-related policies.
Chevron Wins, But Ecuador's Amazon Remains an Unmitigated Environmental Disaster
Once again, corporate and government interests win; the environment loses.
Attack by 'Avengers' Militant Group Forces Chevron to Close Oil Facility in Nigeria
A militant group called the Niger Delta Avengers, which has ordered companies to leave Nigeria's oil-rich region, claimed responsibility for the attack.
Nigeria Strikes Back Against 'Avengers' Group That Has Been Terrorizing Oil Companies
The Niger Delta Avengers are a new militant group that has claimed responsibility for a recent wave of attacks on pipelines in Nigeria's oil-rich south.
Ambushes, Kidnappings, and Dead Cops: Niger Delta Oil Production Hits Historic Low Amid Violence
Multinational oil giants Shell and Chevron have been forced to stall oil production in Nigeria in recent weeks as the uptick in violent attacks on pipelines puts pressure on the country's finances.
Chevron Forced to Close Oil Facility in Nigeria After Attack by 'Avengers' Militant Group
A group known as the Niger Delta Avengers attacked a Chevron facility in an oil-rich region of Nigeria, reviving fears of an insurgency in the area.
The World's Largest Sovereign Wealth Fund Says ExxonMobil and Chevron Must Do More About Climate Change
Norway's sovereign wealth fund is backing shareholder resolutions that would require the fossil fuel companies to report on the risks of climate change and how emissions regulations might impact profits.