Chevron Fine up to R$50M in Brazil: Daily

By Brennan Stark, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Ministry of the Environment is expected to announce today that Chevron will be fined a maximum of R$50 million for the environmental damage its oil leak has caused the Campos Basin.  The company may also be be penalized by the National Petroleum Agency (Agência Nacional do Petróleo, ANP) for negligence and unsafe operating procedures.

Environmental experts appointed by the Polícia Federal (Federal Police) to . . .

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