The world and the Ogoni people should be aware that Shell Oil Company the architect of violence in Nigerias Niger Delta is behind the planned militarization of Ogoniland.
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Peter Voser, the chief executive who took over in July, has launched a huge restructuring, which includes substantial staff cuts. The companys shares have a 5.8% dividend yield that provides a good support for the price.
BARENDRECHT, Netherlands: A plan by oil giant Shell to store 300,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide a year in a depleted gas reservoir beneath a Dutch city has drawn the ire of residents and local officials who have vowed to thwart it. “We are going to do everything to oppose this project,” declared Barendrecht deputy mayor Simon Zuurbier, who voiced fears for the safety of the city’s 50,000 inhabitants. “We are taking legal action to get it cancelled and we’ll approve none of the required permits.”
…in mid-December, the Gazette reported that the California Air Resources Board (ARB) recently released data indicating the Martinez Shell petroleum refinery was the states second worst polluter of greenhouse gases particularly carbon dioxide in 2008. According to the agency, a subdivision of California Environmental Protection Agency, last year the facility discharged 4.6 million metric tons of carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, methane and other gases into the atmosphere, contributing to the entrapment of solar radiation and warming of the planets surface.
Shell has offered technology to convert natural gas into liquid (liquefied natural gas) at a floating offshore facility at the deepsea and then transporting the fuel in ships to the shore.
Row over responsibility for sold-off systems has left Sri Lankan communities unable to replace faulty equipment Terry Macalister The Observer, Sunday 3 January 2010 Shell is at the centre of a row over warranties for solar power systems sold to the developing world. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images Shell has become embroiled in a major row [...]
Matthias Bichsel, Director Projects & Technology, Royal Dutch Shell plc, explains the new projects and technology business division and how it interacts across the organisation and creates competitive advantage. The video is prefaced with a warning about reading Shell’s Form 20-F. This is the declaration submitted to the US Securities & Exchange Commission, which for [...]
London: Shell has become embroiled in a major row with the World Bank and green energy companies after allegations that it is unfairly refusing to honour warranties on solar power systems sold to the developing world.