Chevron Reaped $1.49 Billion From Botched U.S. Drilling Leases

Chevron Reaped $1.49 Billion From Botched U.S. Drilling Leases

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Chevron's drilling project on Transocean's Discoverer Inspiration, an ultra-deepwater drillship located about 240 nautical miles from Leesville, LA, in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.