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  1. Chevron Ordered To Clean Up California Oil Spill

    16 Jul 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SACRAMENTO, CA California's Department of Conservation ordered oil giant Chevron July 13 to immediately "take all measures" to the stop the flow and "prevent any new surface expressions&quo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 07:51

  2. Ecuador's Constitutional Court Rules Against Chevron, In Favor Of Indigenous Communities

    18 Jul 2018- 05:29 by Local Press Report QUITO TeleSUR Ecuador’s Constitutional Court rejected Chevron’s request to revise a national court ruling that sentenced it to pay US$9.5 billion in environmental and social reparations to the communities affected ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 05:29

  3. Companies Must Move Faster to Address Water Risk. Exxon, Chevron and Shell Fail to Respond to Investor Disclosure Request

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco A new report by CDP, "Thirsty business: Why water is vital to climate action", launched 15th November at COP22 in Marrakesh, reveals that drought, flooding and increased water stre ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/16/2016 - 13:26

  4. Economic Costs of Disasters Underestimated by 60 Percent

    16 Nov 2016- 04:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco The impact of extreme natural disasters is equivalent to a global $520 billion USD loss in annual consumption, and forces some 26 million people into poverty each year, a new report from the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/16/2016 - 13:20

  5. Ecuador Villagers vs Chevron: Latest Legal Front Opens in Ontario

    20 Sep 2016- 09:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada The latest round of court proceedings in the ongoing compensation battle between Ecuadorian villagers and oil giant Chevron commenced last week in Ontario, Canada. Approximately 30,000 Ecuadori ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2016 - 09:30

  6. Ecuador- Chevron Case Heads Ontario Court

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by Local Press Report TORONTO The Globe and Mail The latest salvo in a marathon multibillion-dollar legal battle between global energy giant Chevron Corp. and a group of Ecuadorean residents over environmental damage begins Monday in a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/13/2016 - 10:07

  7. Mapuche Community Fights Fracking

    6 Sep 2016- 06:44 by Local Press Report NEUQUEN BBC News The deep red craggy hills of Vaca Muerta, or Dead Cow, rise up against the horizon. This site produces more shale gas than any other place in the world, outside the United States. Fracking could pro ...

    Local Press Report - 09/06/2016 - 06:44

  8. US Federal Appeals Court Blocks Enforcement of $9.5 Billion Ecuadorian Pollution Judgement Against Chevron

    9 Aug 2016- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States A US federal appeals court this week blocked enforcement of a $9.5 billion USD fine against oil giant Chevron, issued by an Ecuadorian court in 2011 for pollution in that country’s A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/09/2016 - 10:40

  9. Ecuadorian Pollution Victims Bring Case Against Chevron to Canadian Courts

    29 Jul 2016- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador Attorneys for 30,000 Ecuadorians affected by pollution in the country’s Amazon region said this week that they will take their case against oil giant Chevron to a Canadian court. Hearings on the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2016 - 10:47

  10. Philippine Legal Case Seeks to Hold Oil Giants Responsible for Climate-Related Disasters

    9 May 2016- 09:37 by Local Press Report MANILA The Guardian Can Chevron, ExxonMobil and BP be held accountable for the vulnerable communities most affected by climate change? It’s a question a legal case in the Philippines could answer. Climate Corporate ...

    Local Press Report - 05/09/2016 - 09:37

  11. EEB Launches Fundraising Campaign for Ecuador Oil Pollution Victims

    29 Feb 2016- 09:29 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS European Environmental Bureau On behalf of more than 30,000 indigenous people and farmers affected by one of the biggest oil-spills in history, the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) today launched a fund ...

    Local Press Report - 02/29/2016 - 09:29

  12. District Court of the Hague Rules in Favor of Chevron in Ecuador Pollution Case

    25 Jan 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The District Court of the Hague last week denied an attempt by Ecuador to overturn an earlier arbitration court ruling handed down against the country in its multi-billion-dollar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2016 - 10:03

  13. Canadian Court Allows Ecuadorian Villagers to Sue Chevron Over Amazon Pollution

    8 Sep 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Ontario, Canada Canada’s Supreme Court on September 4th ruled that a group of Ecuadorian villagers can sue US oil giant Chevron in Canada as part of their effort to collect a $9.5 billion USD judgment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2015 - 10:17

  14. Nobel Laureate Surveys Chevron Environmental Damage in Ecuador

    4 Jun 2015- 09:20 by Local Press Report QUITO teleSUR The Nobel Prize for Peace winner and internationally renowned indigenous rights activist Rigoberta Menchu paid a visit on Wednesday to the area of Ecuador's Amazon affected by the United States-ba ...

    Local Press Report - 06/04/2015 - 09:20

  15. Ecuador Pollution Case Surfaces at Chevron Shareholders' Meeting

    29 May 2015- 09:38 by Local Press Report SAN RAMON, CA Amazon Watch Chevron CEO John Watson could not escape public outrage and shareholder dissent about his mishandling of the massive $9.5 billion environmental disaster in the Ecuadorian Amazon at the co ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2015 - 09:38