Wednesday, April 7, 2021
offshore wind farm
Offshore

High Stakes at Sea in Global Rush for Offshore Wind Power

By Susanna Twidale and Nora Buli LONDON, April 7 (Reuters) – Global competition for offshore wind power is so hot that license auctions now resemble the oil and gas competitions of just...

April 7, 2021
Total Views: 1315

Thursday, March 11, 2021
tanker at sea
Environment

Shell to Charter 10 New VLCCs Powered by Liquefied Natural Gas

Shell will charter ten new Very Large Crude Carriers powered by liquefied natural gas as the energy giant seeks to reduce carbon emissions from its crude oil tanker fleet. Long-term...

March 11, 2021
Total Views: 4191

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Offshore

With Oil Past Peak, Shell Sharpens 2050 Zero Emissions Goal

By Ron Bousso and Shadia Nasralla LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) – Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell vowed to eliminate net carbon emissions by 2050, raising its ambition from previous targets, as its...

February 11, 2021
Total Views: 1614

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
wind turbine
Offshore

Shell Acquires Majority Stake in Celtic Sea Floating Wind Farm

By Laura Hurst (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc agreed to buy a 51% stake in an Irish project to develop a floating wind farm in the Celtic Sea. Simply Blue...

January 27, 2021
Total Views: 2316

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Renew Oceans office in Varanasi India
Environment

Big Oil’s Big Ocean Plastic Project Is Dead In The Water

By Joe Brock, John Geddie and Saurabh Sharma (Reuters) – A wheelbarrow and a handful of metal grids for capturing litter, emblazoned with the words “Renew Oceans,” sit rusting outside an...

January 19, 2021
Total Views: 4103

Friday, January 15, 2021
Offshore Oil Rig At Night
Offshore

Total Quits American Petroleum Institute Over Climate Policies

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) – France’s Total SE on Friday became the first major global energy company to quit the main U.S. oil and gas lobby due...

January 15, 2021
Total Views: 2536

Thursday, January 14, 2021
A bunker vessel prepares to supply fuel to Hin Leong's Pu Tuo Shan VLCC supertanker in the waters off Jurong Island in Singapore
Shipping

Shell Unit Named Singapore’s Top Marine Fuel Supplier of 2020

SINGAPORE, Jan 14 (Reuters) – Shell Plc’s Singapore bunkering unit, Shell Eastern Trading Pte Ltd, moved up a notch to be the top marine fuel supplier in the world’s biggest...

January 14, 2021
Total Views: 927

Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Press Releases

Wärtsilä selects Shell as test oil partner for factory testing

The technology group Wärtsilä and Shell will further strengthen their partnership through Shell becoming Wärtsilä’s test oil partner for engines during the factory testing process. Wärtsilä will utilise Shell’s engine...

December 1, 2020
Total Views: 210

Friday, October 30, 2020
offshore drilling rig
News

Posting Loss, Exxon Warns of $30 Billion Shale Writedown

By Kevin Crowley (Bloomberg) –Exxon Mobil Corp. warned it may take up to $30 billion in writedowns on natural gas fields acquired more than a decade ago, and reported a third...

October 30, 2020
Total Views: 41

Energy Observer, a hydrogen-powered boat
Environment

Shipping Explores Hydrogen As Route To Net Zero Emissions

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney (Reuters) – Developers across the world are for the first time testing the use of hydrogen to power ships as the maritime industry races to...

October 30, 2020
Total Views: 386

Thursday, October 15, 2020
shell Prelude floating LNG facility underway
Offshore

Is Shell’s $17 Billion Bet On Floating LNG A Flop?

What new ship construction project has cost more than a US Navy Supercarrier and is equally troubled with delays and problems? Shell’s Prelude FLNG. by Sonali Paul (Reuters) – Royal...

October 15, 2020
Total Views: 790

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
IMO greenhouse gas emissions
Maritime News

Shell Sets Sights on Net-Zero Emissions Shipping

Royal Dutch Shell has set its sights on net-zero emissions in shipping. In a new report, Shell highlights the important role that hydrogen fuel cells could play in decarbonizing the...

September 29, 2020
Total Views: 14

Thursday, July 30, 2020
oil tanker loading
Maritime News

Oil Trading Bonanza Saved Shell and Total in Second Quarter

By Laura Hurst, Javier Blas and Francois de Beaupuy (Bloomberg) –The secretive oil-trading businesses of Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Total SE saved both European majors from posting losses in...

July 30, 2020
Total Views: 24

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
greenpeace brent protest
Maritime News

Shell Wins Court Ruling Banning Activists From North Sea Oil Platforms

By Olivia Konotey-Ahulu (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc won a court ruling preventing environmental protesters from boarding unmanned oil installations in the North Sea. Greenpeace activists in October boarded...

December 4, 2019
Total Views: 9

Friday, November 15, 2019
bunkering
Maritime News

Shell Traders Post $1 Billion Profit in Fuel Oil Market Ahead of IMO 2020

By Javier Blas and Alaric Nightingale (Bloomberg) –Royal Dutch Shell Plc has made $1 billion from trading fuel oil this year, making it one of the standout winners from rules...

November 15, 2019
Total Views: 40

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Shell to Buy French Offshore Wind-Power Developer

By Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — Royal Dutch Shell Plc has agreed to buy French offshore wind developer Eolfi SA, continuing its expansion into renewable power. The Anglo-Dutch oil major is...

November 6, 2019
Total Views: 4

Monday, October 14, 2019
greenpeace brent protest
Maritime News

Greenpeace Climbs Decommissioned North Sea Platform

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) – Greenpeace activists boarded two Royal Dutch Shell oil platforms in the British North Sea on Monday in protest against plans to leave...

October 14, 2019
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
tanker underway
Maritime News

Shell to Charter LNG-Powered Tanker Fleet

Royal Dutch Shell announced Monday it has agreed to charter a fleet of fourteen new LNG-powered crude oil and product tankers as part of its drive to decarbonize shipping. Shell...

August 20, 2019
Total Views: 25

Thursday, August 1, 2019
oil tanker
Maritime News

Shell Not Taking British-Flagged Tankers Through Hormuz

LONDON, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell is not taking any British-flagged tankers through the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions with Iran in the vital chokepoint for oil...

August 1, 2019
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
prelude flng
Maritime News

Australia Reaches for LNG Crown as $200 Billion Boom Ends

By Stephen Stapczynski (Bloomberg) –Australia started the last in a $200 billion wave of natural gas mega-projects, setting it on course to become world’s top exporter of the fuel. Royal...

June 12, 2019
Total Views: 5