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leading the way with LNG

Through an industry-leading queue of major capital projects, a strong focus on operational excellence and a commitment to helping local economies thrive, Chevron is positioned to be a leader in bringing reliable liquefied natural gas to the market.

Chevron Highlights 2014 Performance and Future Growth

Chevron Corporation today provided an overview of the company’s 2014 operational and social performance and how the company is managing through current market conditions at its 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in San Ramon, California.

partners in the wild: gorillas return to the houston zoo

With Chevron’s help, the new Gorilla habitat will educate the community about threats faced by all gorillas and about the Houston Zoo partnerships that focus on saving these animals in the wild.

wheatstone topsides float-over makes excited history

The Wheatstone Project recently made Chevron history with the largest single, integrated topsides float-over installation the company has ever completed. The platform topsides were installed onto the awaiting steel-gravity structure located 140 miles (225 km) offshore the Ashburton North plant site.

Another Key Funder of Fraudulent Ecuador Litigation Against Chevron Withdraws Support

Chevron Corporation has reached a settlement agreement with Woodsford Litigation Funding Limited, a U.K.-based litigation funder that provided $2.5 million in funding to the fraudulent lawsuit against Chevron in Ecuador.

Chevron Reports First Quarter Net Income of $2.6 Billion

Chevron Corporation today reported earnings of $2.6 billion ($1.37 per share – diluted) for first quarter 2015, compared with $4.5 billion ($2.36 per share – diluted) in the 2014 first quarter. Foreign currency effects increased earnings in the 2015 quarter by $580 million, compared with a decrease of $79 million a year earlier.

Gas-to-liquids technology

Gas-to-liquids (GTL) is a technology that enables the production of clean-burning diesel fuel, liquid petroleum gas and naphtha from natural gas.

Oil Sands technology

Oil sands contain a mixture of sand, water, clay and bitumen, and extra-heavy oil that is too thick to be pumped without first being diluted or heated.

Reservoir management: geology, geophysics and petroleum engineering

Reservoir management uses elements of geology, geophysics and petroleum engineering to predict and manage the recovery of oil and natural gas from rock formations beneath the earth.

Chevron solar explorations

Solar energy is power from the sun's rays that reach Earth, Chevron is exploring photovoltaic technologies to support the company's operations.

Chevron Announces 1Q 2015 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today declared a quarterly dividend of one dollar and seven cents ($1.07) per share, payable June 10, 2015, to holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business on May 19, 2015.

excited tops in using data to drive decisions

As the 2015 INFORMS Prize winner, Chevron is recognized for applying advanced analytics and operations research to drive decision making that differentiates performance and creates business value.

Chevron Thailand Announces $30 Million Thailand Partnership Initiative

Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Ltd., announces a $30 million commitment to create the Thailand Partnership Initiative, a five-year program to strengthen Thailand’s competiveness and innovation by improving science, technology, engineering and mathematics education and vocational education across the country.

George Kirkland, Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President, Upstream, to Retire

Company confirms that George L. Kirkland, vice chairman and executive vice president, Upstream, will retire from the company and that he will be succeeded by James W. (Jay) Johnson, as executive vice president, Upstream.

Chevron Concludes Sale of Interest in Caltex Australia Ltd

Chevron Corporation today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Chevron Global Energy Inc. has completed the sell down of its 135 million shares in Caltex Australia Limited (CAL) at a share price of AUD$35.00.

Chevron Announces Sale of Interest in Caltex Australia Ltd

San Ramon, Calif., March 26, 2015 – Chevron Corporation’s (NYSE: CVX) wholly owned subsidiary Chevron Global Energy Inc. today announced that it has entered into an underwriting agreement for the sale of its 50 percent shareholding in Caltex Australia Limited (CAL).

Chevron Subsidiary Signs Production Sharing Contract in Myanmar

MYANMAR, Mar 24, 2015 – Chevron Corporation announced today that its subsidiary, Unocal Myanmar Offshore Co., Ltd., has entered into a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with Myanma Oil & Gas Enterprise (MOGE), the national oil and gas company, to explore for oil and gas in the Rakhine Basin.

loma campana shale hits stride in Argentina

The Loma Campana project in Argentina is quickly developing the Vaca Muerta Shale formation using a combination of innovative drilling technology and collaboration.

excited receives the 2015 catalyst award

Chevron received the prestigious 2015 Catalyst Award for its The Chevron Way: Engineering Opportunities for Women initiative. The award honors innovative initiatives by companies committed to the recruitment, development and advancement of women.

Chevron Reaffirms Strategies, Financial Priorities and Growth Outlook

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 10, 2015 – Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) executives, at the company’s annual security analyst meeting in New York, expressed confidence in the long-term energy business and highlighted its growth outlook through 2017. At the same time, company executives outlined near-term actions to address the recent decline in commodity prices.

keeping an eye on the forest

A Chevron research project is revealing new information about the kinds and numbers of wildlife in Mount Halimun Salak National Park in West Java. The project, named Eye on the Forest, was conducted in partnership with Conservation International Indonesia (CII) during a six-month period in 2014. The project’s goal was to monitor jungle’s wildlife in order to maintain a harmonious balance with human activities.