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By Andrew Willis, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Petrobras, Brazil’s semi-public oil producer, suffered losses of R$1.35 billion (US$665 million) in the second semester of this year, making it the company’s worst three months since 1999. In a...
By Mary Carroll, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Solange Guedes, executive manager of Petrobras Exploration and Production, announced on Monday that they will invest US$5.6 billion in the Programa de Aumento da Eficiência Operacional da Bacia de Campos...
By Stephen Eisenhammer, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A Brazilian judge has moved the two R$20 billion civil cases against American oil company, Chevron, and rig operator Transocean, for offshore oil leaks in Brazil, to a different court...
By Stephan Eisenhammer and Esmee Verbeek, Contributing Reporters RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The ANP (National Agency of Petroleum) said that on April 8th a leak of "oil droplets" was released from the Roncador Field in the Campos Basin, off...
By Ségolène Poirier, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Prosecutors from the Federal Public Ministry (MPF) in Campos called for a new law suit of R$20 billion from Chevron and the drilling company Transocean for an oil leak which...
By Stephen Eisenhammer, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Chevron has said they “will vigorously defend the company and its employees” against criminal charges filed by Brazilian prosecutors for an oil leak last November, dubbing the charges “outrageous and...
By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Brazilian branch of U.S. oil company, Chevron, announced yesterday that they had identified a new leak in their Frade oil field in the Campos Basin. ...
By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Norwegian oil company Statoil, in conjunction with operator Repsol Sinopec and partner Petrobrás, confirmed on Monday that they had made a “high-impact” discovery in the Pão...
By Laura Madden, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On the same day as the new Petrobrás CEO, Maria das Graças Foster, was sworn in, the company reported a leak off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state, in...

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