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George L. Kirkland's 2013 Stockholders Meeting Remarks

In the Upstream, we had another industry-leading year in our safety performance. We have had the best performance among our competitors in both Days Away From Work and Total Recordable Incident Rates for the last five years. 2012 was also significant as we achieved our lowest oil-spill rate in 10 years. These results come from our dedicated focus on both personal and process safety.

Chevron Contributes to Oklahoma Tornado Relief Efforts

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has made a $500,000 contribution to the American Red Cross for the relief efforts under way to assist victims of the tornadoes that struck Moore, Oklahoma, earlier this week. In addition, the company will match donations made to the relief effort by its employees and retirees.

Chevron Corp. Statement on Canadian Jurisdictional Decision in Ecuador Enforcement Proceeding

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has stayed an action initiated by a group of Ecuadorian plaintiffs seeking to have a judgment of an Ecuadorian court against Chevron Corp. recognized and enforced in Ontario.

Committed to Process Safety

Chevron is dedicated to ensuring the safety of facilities, from design to operation and training, By looking at drilling rig design as a whole.

Contributing to Australia's Growth

Our Wheatstone Project in Western Australia will bring thousands of new jobs and new investments in roads, schools, clinics and other infrastructure to the town of Onslow.

Wheatstone: Chevron Creates Jobs in Australia

Chevron’s Wheatstone natural gas project in Australia is expected to produce as many as 6,500 jobs. See how a local vehicle rental company has benefited.

Helping Chevron Employees Develop Meaningful Careers

Tengizchevroil's Ulzhan Shonataeva is gaining new skills at Chevron HQ. Other Kazakhstani employees are training in finance, technology and operations.

Partnering for an HIV/AIDS-Free Africa

We are fighting HIV/AIDS in Angola, Nigeria and South Africa to improve the health of our workforce and of local communities.

Chevron Reports First Quarter Net Income of $6.2 Billion

Chevron Corporation today reported earnings of $6.2 billion ($3.18 per share – diluted) for the first quarter 2013, compared with $6.5 billion ($3.27 per share – diluted) in the 2012 first quarter.

Chevron Announces 11.1 Percent Increase in Quarterly Dividend (April 24, 2013)

The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today declared a quarterly dividend of one dollar ($1.00) per share, payable June 10, 2013, to holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business on May 17, 2013.

a shared vision for global prosperity

Chevron and the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) created a partnership to explore how the U.S. government and private sector can work together to support the economic success of developing countries.

Statement Regarding The Lago Agrio Litigation

Chevron Corporation (“Chevron”) and Burford Capital Limited (“Burford”) today issued this joint statement concerning the Lago Agrio litigation (the “Litigation”)

Ecuadorean Environmental Claims Disavowed Under Oath by Plaintiffs’ Own Experts

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 12, 2013 – Stratus Consulting has provided sworn declarations outlining the firm’s knowledge of the plaintiffs’ lawyers’ misconduct in the ongoing environmental litigation in Lago Agrio, Ecuador as well as testifying that there is no scientific merit to the plaintiffs’ damages claims against Chevron Corp. (NYSE: CVX) and Texaco Petroleum (TexPet)

Chevron Issues Interim Update for First Quarter 2013

Chevron Corporation today reported its interim update, which contains industry and company operating data for the first two months of the first quarter.

Steamflooding: Beyond Oil, Distributes Water to Farmers

Chevron's largest California oil field does more than add economic stability - steamflooding technology conditions and distributes water to local farmers.

Chevron and Chubu Electric Wheatstone LNG Agreement

Chevron Corporation today announced that its Australian subsidiaries have signed binding long-term Sales and Purchase Agreements with Chubu Electric Power Company Inc. for liquefied natural gas from the Wheatstone Project in Western Australia.

Chevron Announces Oil Discovery in Deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

The Walker Ridge Block 98 Well No. 1 encountered more than 400 feet (122 m) of net pay. The well is located approximately 190 miles (308 km) off the Louisiana coast in 6,127 feet (1,868 m) of water and was drilled to a depth of 31,866 feet (9,713 m).

Final Investment On Moho Nord Joint Development

March 22, 2013 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced that its subsidiary Chevron Overseas (Congo) Limited will proceed with the joint development of the Moho Bilondo “Phase 1 bis” and Moho Nord projects as the company's latest deepwater developments offshore the Republic of the Congo.

2017 Production Target Highlights Future Growth

Chevron Corporation executives said today at the company’s annual security analyst meeting in New York that the company is continuing to deliver industry-leading operational and financial results and progressing key development projects.

Lifting Women Out of Poverty in Liberia and Beyond

The Chevron-Liberia Economic Development Initiative and Foundation for Women use microloans to help female entrepreneurs build a better future.

Successful Test Well In Gulf Of Mexico

Chevron Corporation today announced that it had conducted a successful production test on the St. Malo PS003 well in the prolific Lower Tertiary trend in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Oil flow rates, though limited by testing equipment constraints, exceeded 13,000 barrels of oil per day.

Chevron and the EDF Find Common Ground

Chevron Executive Vice President of Policy & Planning Rhonda Zygocki and Fred Krupp, president of the Environmental Defense Fund, discussed issues related to energy and the economy at a Feb. 4 program at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco.