Shell Canada is succeeding where Edmonton and Ottawa have largely failed to date: it is trying to engage environmental groups to discuss Alberta’s oilsands.
Posts on ‘September 17th, 2009’
The criminal investigation by the US Justice Department into former Interior Secretary Gale Norton and the award of oil shale leases to the oil company Shell, which subsequently became her employer, comes as no surprise. The stink of corruption is long-lasting, as Shell is aware. For more than two years, I have publicly drawn attention [...]
Former Interior Secretary Gale Norton is focus of corruption probe The Justice Department investigation centers on a 2006 decision to award oil shale leases in Colorado to a Royal Dutch Shell subsidiary. Months later, the oil giant hired Norton as a legal counsel. By Jim Tankersley and Josh Meyer September 17, 2009 Reporting from Washington [...]