Photo taken early Monday morning showing fire at drill rig off coast of Nigeria. Image courtesy SaharaReporters.
We're looking for satellite imagery to monitor the situation. Any time a drill rig catches fire there is the potential for a spill or gas release.
Chevron is also battling the fallout from their recent oil spill in deepwater off Brazil, and their ongoing legal battle over oil pollution in the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador, which they inherited when they bought Texaco in 2001.