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Oil in Everyday Life Nov 19, 2019

9 ways oil and gas help fuel your Thanksgiving holiday

There’s a lot to be thankful for Ready to gather around the table with family and friends for roast turkey and pumpkin pie? Thanksgiving is one of America’s most beloved holidays. But very few of the traditions we’ve come to know and love would be possible without the energy industry. As you celebrate on Thanksgiving, […]

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People of Aera, Community Nov 19, 2019

Lending a hand for 300 meals this Thanksgiving

Working with the Golden Empire Gleaners’ annual food drive, Aera employees are on track to feed 300 Kern County families for Thanksgiving this year. “Thanksgiving is an important time for friends and neighbors to come together to help those who don’t have the means to provide for the holiday meal,” said Glen Ephrom, executive director […]

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Responsibility, Operations, Community Nov 19, 2019

Why Aera reduced the number of wells at East Cat Canyon oilfield

Input from the community leads to environmental improvement in the proposed project When the Santa Barbara County community spoke, Aera listened. Last month, after input from area stakeholders and county planning staff, Aera made a major change at our East Cat Canyon redevelopment project southeast of Santa Maria. The project plan now calls for 189 […]

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Responsibility, Operations, People of Aera, Community Nov 19, 2019

Veterans find a new mission at Aera

They served our country. Now they’re using their military training and skills to help produce oil and gas for California’s needs When Ray Labbe retired from the Marine Corps in 2013, he was a major with 25 years in the military. The seasoned officer had seen active duty in Desert Storm in 1991.  Labbe had […]

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