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Chevron Announces Plans to Suspend Hebron Activities

CALGARY, Alberta, April 3, 2006 -- Chevron Canada Limited, on behalf of itself and its co-venturers - ExxonMobil Canada, Petro-Canada and Norsk Hydro Canada Oil & Gas Inc.- today announced a decision to suspend negotiations with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and demobilize the Hebron project team.

Chevron Corporation Responds To Below-Market Mini-Tender Offer By TRC Capital Corporation

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 31, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today said that it has been notified of an unsolicited &mini-tender offer& by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to 2 million shares of its common stock, representing approximately 0.09 percent of Chevron's outstanding shares.

Jay Pryor Named Vice President of Business Development

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 20, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) has appointed Jay Pryor to the position of vice president for business development, reporting to Dave O'Reilly, chairman and chief executive officer.

Chevron Fuels AC Transit's HyRoad Hydrogen Fuel Cell Demonstration Program

OAKLAND, Calif., March 13, 2006 -- Bay Area residents can breathe easier thanks to a fleet of zero-emission fuel cell buses and cars operated by the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit), and powered by Chevron Hydrogen, as part of AC Transit's groundbreaking HyRoad hydrogen fuel cell demonstration program.

Growth Upstream, Natural Gas & Downstream

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 7, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) has outlined a five-year plan for sustained growth, updating its progress on an extensive queue of major oil and natural gas development projects, exploration successes, newer technologies to improve refining results and innovations to enhance oil recovery in its existing properties.

Chevron Announces Oil Sands Leases Acquired in Canada

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 2, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has acquired five heavy oil leases in the Athabasca region of northern Alberta.

Drilling Contract For New Deepwater Drillship

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 1, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has awarded Transocean Inc.

5 Million Mile Rideshare Challenge Launches In DC

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 28, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation, one of the world's leading energy companies, today announced the launch of the "Chevron 5,000,000 Mile Rideshare Challenge," an event that will leverage Web-based technology to match riders with drivers in Greater Washington, D.C., to help alleviate traffic congestion and conserve fuel.

PRODML: A Shared Solution for Upstream Oil and Gas Companies to Optimize Their Production

HOUSTON, Feb. 20, 2006 -- A group of energy companies have launched an initiative to help producers independently optimize their oil and gas production. The PRODuction xML, or PRODML, Work Group is seeking the development of commercial software products within a twelve-month work effort that will improve data exchange and work process efficiency in production optimization. PRODML will build on the earlier success of WITSML, a similar XML-based standard for drilling information.

Launching Clean Energy Upgrades At Mail Centers

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced the completion of a unique hybrid alternative power plant combining two solar technologies and hydrogen fuel cell generation and major energy efficiency improvements at two of the largest U.S.

Chevron Contributes $1 MM to Oakland Museum of CA

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 6, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation today announced a $1 million contribution to expand educational opportunities at the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA).

Report Confirms Safety Of Texaco Remediation

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 2, 2006 -- Experts appointed by the Superior Court in Nueva Loja, Ecuador, yesterday issued their first report from the judicial inspection of an oil-production site of the former Petroecuador-Texaco Petroleum Company (Texpet) consortium.

Chevron Awarded New Acreage Offshore Australia

SAN RAMON, Calif., and PERTH, Australia, Jan. 31, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) subsidiary Chevron Australia Pty Ltd has been awarded the exploration rights to offshore block W05-16 in the Carnarvon Basin in Australia.