OIL AND GAS: Chevron appeals $9.5B rainforest pollution fine Published: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 Chevron Corp. yesterday asked Ecuador's highest court to cancel a $9.5 billion fine for pollution in the Amazon rainforest. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.