Chevron

Continued from Part One.  The environment for the offshore oil industry is clearly a challenging one in the wake of BP’s Macondo spill in April 2010. Regulators are understandably sensitive and watchful; one wouldn’t have it otherwise if anything is to be salvaged from the loss of life and environmental damage that resulted from Deepwater […]

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The investigation being launched by Eduardo Santos de Oliveira, federal prosecutor for Campos, a Brazilian city to the northeast of Rio de Janeiro, into last November’s oil leaks from Chevron’s Frade field in the Campos basin, is — on the face of it — a worthy and prudent review of the safety procedures operated by country’s […]

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