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Washington, D.C., Commuters Share Five Million Mile Ride

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 24, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (CVX:NYSE) today announced the Chevron 5,000,000 Mile Rideshare Challenge has achieved its target in just twelve months, with commuters in the Greater Washington, D.C., area saving 2,300 metric tons of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions in the process.

Chevron and USAID to Support Vocational Training in Tsunami-Affected Indonesian Province

JAKARTA, Indonesia, April 23, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), the government of Aceh, the Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Agency for Aceh and Nias, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) today announced plans to develop a polytechnic institute in Aceh province, Indonesia.

Chevron Issues 2006 Corporate Responsibility Report

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 23, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation posted better-than-targeted results for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, added development of renewable energy technologies to its corporate strategies and invested more than $90 million in communities around the world, according to the company's 2006 Corporate Responsibility Report, issued today.

Chevron and Weyerhaeuser Create Biofuels Alliance

SAN RAMON, Calif., and FEDERAL WAY, Wash., April 12, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) and Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced a letter of intent (LOI) to jointly assess the feasibility of commercializing the production of biofuels from cellulose-based sources.

Chevron Issues Interim Update For First Quarter 2007

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 10, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today issued its interim update for the first quarter of 2007.

Congo: Two discoveries in the Moho-Bilondo Permit

REPUBLIC OF CONGO, April 5, 2007 -- REPUBLIC OF CONGO, April 5, 2007 - Chevron confirms the discovery of two new major oil accumulations in the northern part of the Republic of Congo Moho-Bilondo permit, situated some 80 kilometers offshore and in a water depth of 1,000 meters.

Chevron Applauds U.S.-Korea FTA Agreement

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 4, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today expressed its support for the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement, commending both negotiating teams for concluding an agreement that will advance the interests of both countries as well as enhance global trade, with all the attendant benefits to each country's companies, workers and consumers.

Chevron Announces Inauguration of the World-Class Bibiyana Gas Field

SAN RAMON, Calif. and Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 18, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced the inauguration of the Bibiyana natural gas field, which is located onshore in Block 12 in the northeast of Bangladesh in Habiganj District.

Chevron Communicates Plans For Long-Term Growth

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 13, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) told financial analysts at a meeting today in New York City that its current oil and gas development projects are among the best in the industry and are projected to produce more than 1 million oil-equivalent barrels per day by 2011.

Chevron Holds Security Analyst Meeting in New York

SAN RAMON, Calif., March 5, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) will hold a security analyst meeting on Tuesday, March 13, 2007, in New York City from 9:00 a.m.

Chevron Announces Agreement to Sell Netherlands Manufacturing Business to BP

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, March 5, 2007 -- Texaco Nederland B.V., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, today announced the signing of an agreement to sell its Netherlands manufacturing business and other assets to BP.

Chevron Awarded New Acreage Offshore Australia

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 19, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) today announced that its subsidiary Chevron Australia Pty Ltd has been awarded the exploration rights to acreage in the highly prospective Greater Gorgon Area located off the northwest coast of Australia.

Chevron Awarded FERC Approval For Casotte Project

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 15, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that it has received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to build the proposed Casotte Landing regasification facility in Jackson County, Miss., adjacent to the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery.

Angola LNG Limited Moves Forward

LUANDA, Angola, Feb. 7, 2007 -- Angola LNG Limited today confirmed two significant accomplishments in its work with the Government of Angola to complete the conditions necessary to sanction development of the Angola LNG Project.

Chevron Reports Fourth Quarter Net Income of $3.77 Billion, Down 9 Percent from $4.14 Billion in Fourth Quarter 2005

SAN RAMON, Calif., Feb. 2, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation today reported preliminary net income of $3.77 billion ($1.74 per share - diluted) for the fourth quarter 2006, compared with $4.14 billion ($1.86 per share - diluted) in the 2005 fourth quarter.

Chevron Announces 4Q 2006 Quarterly Dividend

SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 31, 2007 -- The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today declared a quarterly dividend of 52 cents per share.

Chevron Announces Significant Oil Discovery Offshore Angola

SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 26, 2007 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that its subsidiary Cabinda Gulf Oil Company Limited (CABGOC) and partners achieved a significant oil discovery in deepwater Block 14, offshore Angola.

Update: Fire Extinguished at Richmond Refinery

RICHMOND, Calif., Jan. 15, 2007 -- Chevron issued the following statement: Chevron Richmond Refinery officials report that a fire at its crude unit was extinguished at 2:10 p.m.

Update: Richmond Refinery Fire

SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 15, 2007 -- Chevron Richmond Refinery officials report that a fire within the crude separating unit has been contained and Contra Costa Health Services at 8:40 a.m.

Emergency Crews Respond to Fire in Richmond, California

RICHMOND, Calif., Jan. 15, 2007 -- Chevron Richmond Refinery emergency response personnel are responding to a fire which occurred at approximately 5:15 a.m.

Chevron Welcomes Gorgon Environmental Appeal Decision

SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 12, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today confirmed that Western Australia's environment minister has cleared the way for environmental approval to be granted to the Gorgon project subject to conditions.

Chevron Announces $19.6 Billion Capital and Exploratory Budget for 2007

SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 7, 2006 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced a $19.6 billion capital and exploratory spending program for 2007, a 20 percent increase from expected outlays of approximately $16 billion in 2006. &Our 2007 capital and exploratory program is a record level of investment by our company,& said Chairman and CEO Dave O'Reilly.