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Laying Pipe in The Lower 48

Sam Slovick | Posted 04.12.2015 | Green
Sam Slovick

No one was surprised when the U.S. Senate recently passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, and though a new video urges all to sign the NRDC petition advising Obama to veto the pipeline, which he will likely do, sooner or later the black snake from Alberta will penetrate the heartland of the U.S. and pipe will be laid.

Federal Judge Grants Chevron Access to Private Internet Data

Tina Gerhardt | Posted 09.28.2013 | Green
Tina Gerhardt

On June 25, 2013, a federal judge approved a subpoena, to be served by Chevron to Microsoft, granting Chevron private Internet data related to 30 email addresses, including those related to environmental nonprofits, activists, journalists and lawyers.

Oil Company's Plans for 'Uncontacted' Tribe's Land

David Hill | Posted 05.30.2012 | World
David Hill

On March 17, the Peruvian newspaper La Region published an article about an Anglo-French oil company, Perenco, and its plans to pump oil in an area kn...

David de Rothschild: Journey Into the Heart of the Amazon

Deborah Bassett | Posted 02.27.2012 | Green
Deborah Bassett

2011-12-28-Screenshot20111228at11.26.56AM.jpg De Rothschild's most recent endeavor led him into the heart of the Brazilian Amazon to investigate social and environmental impact of the controversial Belo Monte Dam.

PHOTOS: Willie Nelson Rocks Out With Local Environmentalists

Jennifer Raiser for Drew Altizer | Posted 09.24.2011 | San Francisco

By Jennifer Raiser, Drew Altizer Photography When the nonprofit Amazon Watch co-hosted a fundraiser with Sustainable Biodiesel Alliance on Friday n...

Does Chevron Think We're All Stupid?

Rebecca Tarbotton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rebecca Tarbotton

Have you seen the way big oil has tried to rebrand itself since the BP oil disaster started six months ago? Each company wants us to believe it is the...

Chevron's Casting Call

Lauren Selman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lauren Selman

Any working actor will tell you that the job begins in the audition. It's true. Enter the room like you have the job, and you're much more likely to n...

Google Earth Animation of Brazil's Disastrous Dam Accompanies "Avatar" Re-Release

Patrick McCully | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patrick McCully

Deep in the Amazon rainforest, the Brazilian government wants to build a massive, nasty dam called Belo Monte. The hydropower plant has long been at t...

Yasuni-ITT: Chronicle of a Death Foretold?

Paul Paz y Miño | Posted 01.29.2010 | Green
Paul Paz y Miño

Ecuador's historic proposal to keep some 850 million barrels of crude that lay beneath the country's stunning Yasuní National Park hit a familiar roadblock last weekend.

Will the New CEO of Oil Giant Chevron Listen to the People of Ecuador? (VIDEO)

Han Shan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Han Shan

"We don't want to continue dying from cancer:" This is the message that Emergildo Criollo, leader of the indigenous Cofan tribe is sending to John Watson, the new CEO of Chevron.

Letter to New Chevron CEO, John Watson: You Have an Opportunity to Resolve Human Tragedy in Ecuador

Han Shan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Han Shan

This letter references a confidential corporate memo that provides shocking insight into the reckless practices employed by Texaco (now Chevron) in Ecuador.

Trudie Styler Invites Chevron Workers to the Movies

Michael Brune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

Just because your CEO is entangled in one environmental and human rights controversy after another doesn't mean you can't care about the planet, does it?