Our PurposeChevron is the largest corporate producer of greenhouse gases in the world! Let us help them reduce their footprint and their release of toxins.
- Chevron Refinery in Richmond
- Chevron International HQ in San Ramon.
- air monitoring, warning system
- new, reliable pipes
- alliances w/ groups in Richmond
- One Bay Area Plan that dramatically reduces dependence on fossil fuels
In 2014, Chevron moved its shareholders' meeting from San Ramon to Texas. Looks like our demonstration in 2013 had an impact!In 2014, we joined Amazon Watch and others in a demonstration in San Francisco in solidarity with the Texas demonstration.
For more information, please contact Rev. Earl Koteen 510.473.2750.
IMPORTANT UPCOMING MEETINGS!!
Thursday, August 14, 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. food and mingle, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. meeting
Joint Communities for a Better Environment-Richmond (CBE-R)/Chevron Watch Meeting
Bobby Bowens Progressive Center, 1021 Macdonald Ave, Richmond, CA
Our first joint meeting on July 31 was a rousing success so we all agreed to make a habit out of it. :)
Since the 2nd Thursday in August is in the middle of the Our Power Convening, we've moved this meeting to the 3rd Thursday.
Questions: Rev. Earl Koteen, earl.koteen at gmail.com
Second Thursday*, Monthly, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Joint CBE-R/CW meetings
Bobby Bowens Progressive Center, 1021 Macdonald Ave., Richmond, CA
We expect to return to our regular schedule in September.
*Sometimes meetings are changed or canceled due to other Richmond events, e.g., City Council meetings. Please contact Andrés Soto, andres at cbecal.org to confirm scheduling if you are attending for the first time.
Summer Heat Richmond
March & Rally to Chevron's Richmond refinery August 3rd 2013
photo: Sven Eberlein
California town takes on Chevron over refinery pollution - Rachel Maddow Show
210 Arrested at Chevron Refinery Protest - NBC Bay Area
Chevron Pollutes, Here's What the People Did Back - Yes Magazine
More news coverage here.
Bike the Math
Bike ride to Chevron's San Ramon headquarters, May 29th 2013
photo: Paul Chinn, SF Chronicle
Chevron touts big oil profits [= past] while cyclists generate people power [= future] - Daily Kos
Chevron touts strong year, skeptics question company's environmental record - San Kose Mercury News
Chevron Pollutes, Here's What the People Did Back - Common Dreams