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  1. Chevron to Continue Shale Gas Exploration in Romania

    5 Aug 2014- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US oil giant Chevron announced last week that it would continue drilling new wells to explore for shale gas in Romania’s Vaslui County. “We have obtained all necessary permits to start explor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2014 - 10:25

  2. Chevron Starts Shale Gas Drilling in Romania

    6 May 2014- 10:20 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Romania-Insider Oil and gas company Chevron has started exploring for shale gas in the Romanian village of Pungesti, months after facing disapproval from villagers and Romania environmental activists, some ...

    Local Press Report - 05/06/2014 - 10:20

  3. Romania Secretly Expanded Fracking Despite Protests

    27 Jan 2014- 09:39 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Examiner.com Since October 2013 a remote village in Romania has been the site of increasingly difficult protests against a Chevron hydraulic fracturing operation, originally believed to be the only so-cal ...

    Local Press Report - 01/27/2014 - 09:39

  4. Chevron Resumes Shale Gas Exploration in Romania After Police Crack Down on Protesters

    12 Dec 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US oil giant Chevron has resumed shale gas exploration activities in the Romanian village of Pungesti in the wake of clashes between gendarmes and protesters made up of local residents and e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/12/2013 - 10:01

  5. Chevron Resumes Exploration Work in Pungesti, Romania; Protests Intensify

    6 Dec 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania US-based oil giant Chevron has decided to resume shale gas exploration in the village of Pungesti, in Romania’s Vaslui County. When the company brought equipment to the perimeter of its explo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2013 - 10:01

  6. Romanian Village Bans Fracking, Faces Court Case

    13 Nov 2013- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The local council of Pungesti village in Romania’s Vaslui County has banned shale gas extraction in the wake of protests by villagers concerned that hydraulic fracturing could potentially co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/13/2013 - 10:28

  7. Romanian Officials Express Support for Shale Gas Exploration in Spite of Protests

    25 Oct 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Romanian government officials this week expressed support for shale gas exploration in the country, despite protests by residents of Vaslui County, where US oil giant Chevron has received a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2013 - 10:12

  8. Protests Continue in Romania Against Oil Exploration, Gold Mining

    22 Oct 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Protests continued in Romania’s Vaslui County this week, after US-based oil giant Chevron announced it would delay controversial oil exploration activities in the region. Thousands of reside ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/22/2013 - 10:05

  9. Romanians Protest Chevron Fracking Activities

    16 Oct 2013- 09:56 by Local Press Report PUNGESTI Focus Information Agency Hundreds of Romanian villagers opposed to fracking blocked Monday a convoy of vehicles intending to start test drilling for US energy giant Chevron, AFP reports. Around 400 inhabit ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2013 - 09:56

  10. Romania to Allow Chevron to Drill for Shale Gas Exploration

    8 Oct 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania Oil giant Chevron has received a permit for its first shale gas exploration borehole, to be drilled in Pungesti, a village in Romania’s Vaslui County. The documents necessary for the permit w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2013 - 11:57

  11. Romania Gives Chevron the Green Light for Shale Gas Exploration

    17 Jul 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The Romanian government has granted oil giant Chevron environmental permits for shale gas exploration in Vaslui County, Mihai Faca, president of the National Agency for Environmental Protect ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/17/2013 - 10:02