Emissions from Karachaganak oil and gas field causing serious environmental health problems in nearby communities, critical environmental information withheld, says Crude Accountability.

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Company response
19 April 2005

Response by Karachaganak Petroleum Operating (KPO): Emissions from Karachaganak oil and gas field causing serious environmental health problems in nearby communities, critical environmental information withheld, says Crude Accountability.

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Article
10 April 2005

IFC oil field in Kazakhstan flouts disclosure, safeguards policies

Author: Bretton Woods Project

Emissions from the Karachaganak oil and gas field have resulted in serious environmental health problems in nearby Russian and Kazakh communities. Critical environmental information has also been withheld and local activists have met with harassment by local authorities. The oil and gas field...is operated by Karachagnak Petroleum Operating, B.V (KPO), a consortium comprising...[BG Group], ENI/Agip, ChevronTexaco and Russian oil company LUKoil...

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