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Responsibility, Community Feb 14th, 2018

As the Thomas Fire raged, Aera employees helped protect neighbors

By the time battalion chief Ira Peshkin and his firefighting crew reached Aera’s Ventura production facility on Dec. 8, the fast-moving Thomas fire was four days old and well on its way to becoming the largest wildfire in California’s history. Peshkin was part of a strike force from the Kern County Fire Department (KCFD) sent […]

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Community Jan 31st, 2018

Aera lauded for Belridge Solar project at State of Kern County event

Aera Energy LLC was lauded by Kern County Board of Supervisors Chairman Mike Maggard during the State of Kern County for the company’s effort to build California’s largest solar energy project. Through a partnership with GlassPoint Solar, Aera will build an 850 megawatt solar thermal facility, which will generate 12 million barrels of steam per […]

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Operations Dec 29th, 2017

Aera statement on Measure Z ruling in Monterey County

After a three-day hearing in November of 2017, oil companies operating in Monterey County were granted a partial victory against Measure Z, which sought to ban oil production in the county.  On Dec. 29, Monterey County Superior Court Judge Thomas Wills issued an intended ruling that overturned key elements of the measure that banned the […]

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