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  • Jul 14, 2009
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today an alliance with leading biotech company, Synthetic Genomics Inc., to research and develop next generation biofuels from photosynthetic algae. Dr. Emil Jacobs, vice president of research and development at ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, and Dr. J. Craig Venter, founder and CEO of Synthetic Genomics Inc., will be available to answer questions frommore...
  • Jul 14, 2009
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) announced today an alliance with leading biotech company, Synthetic Genomics Inc. (SGI), to research and develop next generation biofuels from photosynthetic algae. “This investment comes after several years of planning and study and is an important addition to ExxonMobil’s ongoing efforts to advance breakthrough technologies to help meet the world’smore...
  • Jun 26, 2009
    RUKARA, Rwanda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil, in partnership with Malaria No More and Project Rwanda, announced the Bikes for Rukara project today in Rwanda. The program will provide bicycles to community health workers at the Rukara Health Facility, a faith-based operation in partnership with the government of Rwanda, to help reach more families with their life-saving malaria prevention programs. Bikes for Rukara is part of ExxonMobilmore...
  • Jun 26, 2009
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil has awarded a $300,000 grant to the Atlanta-based SECME - a non-profit alliance of universities, school districts, industrial and governmental organizations - to help promote education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for young minority students. “ExxonMobil believes it is critical to America’s future competitiveness to encourage U.S.more...
  • Jun 23, 2009
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today ExxonMobil took another important step in meeting the world’s growing energy needs by announcing the sponsorship of an all-electric car-sharing and rental program, called AltCar, at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore, MD. The new electric vehicles at the science center, called the Maya-300, are powered exclusively by enhanced lithium ion battery technology. They are one of the first fleets ofmore...
  • Jun 22, 2009
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil Production Company announced today the completion of new field processing capacity at its Piceance Project on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The new facilities have the capacity to handle up to 200 million cubic feet per day of natural gas. They include gas and liquid gathering systems, treating facilities, a produced-water pipeline and subsurface disposalmore...
  • Jun 22, 2009
    FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Drivers intend to keep their vehicles longer than they originally intended, but may not be adjusting their maintenance habits to keep pace with their change in plans. This finding is the result of a recent auto maintenance survey1 commissioned by ExxonMobil. The survey, which polled men and women ages 18 and older who own and/or drive automobiles and participate in the decision-making about automotive maintenancemore...
  • Jun 17, 2009
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mobil Pipe Line Company, an affiliate of ExxonMobil Pipeline Company, has completed a project that will increase capacity by 50 percent, or about 30,000 barrels per day, of its 858-mile Pegasus Pipeline that operates from Patoka, Illinois to Nederland, Texas. The expansion project includes the reactivation and enhancement of several pump stations along the pipeline. The additional capacity will enable themore...
  • Jun 16, 2009
    GRONINGEN, The Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 50th anniversary of the development of the Groningen field, Europe’s largest natural gas field and one of the greatest energy discoveries in history, provides valuable lessons in teamwork, technology and long-term thinking required to meet the current energy challenge, Rex Tillerson, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), said today. “Since themore...
  • Jun 12, 2009
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The ExxonMobil Green Team today celebrated the start of its 28th year in Dallas by creating a learning area around a large pecan tree within the Great Trinity Forest for summer camps and classes taught by the Trinity River Audubon Center. As one of ExxonMobil’s signature community programs, the Green Team concept provides meaningful work experience and educational opportunities for Dallas-area highmore...
  • Jun 10, 2009
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Three local Hispanic high school seniors have been honored for their achievements in engineering and mathematics by ExxonMobil and the Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation. Award recipients Kathleen Ferraren from TJ High School for Science and Technology, Julius Vazquez attending Thomas S. Wootton High School and Elisa Jacome of Walt Whitman High School were recognized as the 2009 Gold, Silver and Bronzemore...
  • Jun 10, 2009
    CAPE TOWN, South Africa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) and Vital Voices Global Partnership today joined with local businesswomen’s organizations throughout Africa to announce the launch of the Africa Businesswomen’s Network (ABWN) at the World Economic Forum on Africa. The ABWN aims to build and support a network of businesswomen’s organizations in Africa to expand the number of women succeeding asmore...
  • Jun 8, 2009
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) today announced the Turkish government approved an agreement between its affiliate ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Turkey B.V. and the Turkish national oil company Türkiye Petrolleri Anonim Ortaklığı (TPAO) to explore two deepwater blocks in the Black Sea. ExxonMobil and TPAO signed the agreement in November 2008 to jointly explore deepwater prospectsmore...
  • Jun 4, 2009
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Three local Hispanic high school seniors have been honored for their achievements in engineering and mathematics by ExxonMobil and the Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation. Award recipients Rocio Garay from Anderson High School, Arturo Lopez attending West Leyden High School, and Christian Pereda of Elgin High School were recognized as the 2009 Gold, Silver and Bronze Medallion winners of the Hispanic Heritagemore...
  • Jun 4, 2009
    MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Three local Hispanic high school seniors have been honored for their achievements in engineering and mathematics by ExxonMobil and the Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation. Award recipients Andrea Rivera from South Miami Senior High School, Maria Liliana Carrillo attending Hillsborough High School, and Monica Isava of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were recognized as the 2009 Gold, Silver and Bronzemore...