Tagged With Shell
Oil firms need to come clean on climate threat
26 June 2017
The sector must step up its investments in clean energy and efforts to mitigate climate change or risk being left with expensive, stranded assets, says a new report
North Sea—what lies beneath
7 June 2017
Shell wants to leave some of its defunct Brent infrastructure at sea. It’s the cheap way to decommission—but might also have ecological benefits
Trump left isolated by Paris climate deal withdrawal
2 June 2017
The decision rolls back years of progress to mitigate climate change and puts him at loggerheads with major energy firms and most other nations
Kuwait's new dynamism
24 May 2017
The country wants to shake off its reputation for delays and energy sector in-fighting
Canada's great IOC exodus
10 May 2017
International oil companies are fleeing the oil sands for greener pastures elsewhere
Finding the sweet spot: Canadian conventional oil
19 April 2017
The oil sands get most of the attention and investment, but there is life in the country's oil sector beyond bitumen
Australia battered but unbowed
3 April 2017
Delays and cost overruns hurt the sector, but Australia is still on course to become a global export powerhouse
Time for the revival
29 November 2016
After a rough couple of years, new pockets of demand and new methods of consumption will lift prospects for gas exporters
Kazakhstan’s brewing crisis
28 June 2016
Violence in the country’s energy patch and haziness about who will be replacing its ageing dictator are exacerbating the pain of the oil-price collapse
Shell
16 May 2016
Financial results for Shell
Rocky shores
4 April 2016
Canada’s LNG-export hopes are fading fast
Floating LNG is drifting along
4 April 2016
The market slowdown means floating LNG isn’t moving ahead as quickly as its proponents thought it would
Why hasn’t the price crash brought a wave of corporate deals?
15 March 2016
The M&A activity that does occur will predominantly involve assets rather than full takeovers – a continuation of the clear trend seen last year, when asset transactions made up 80% of upstream deals
Patience, investor
15 March 2016
Chevron’s bet on big-ticket projects will pay off, eventually
Shell and BG: 1 + 1 = 5
8 February 2016
LNG and Brazil will create immense long-term value for Shell and BG Group
China approves Shell's BG Group takeover
15 December 2015
The Ministry of Commerce green light marks the last regulatory hurdle for the deal and clearing the way for a final shareholder vote in the coming weeks
BG farms into Cyprus block for $165m
23 November 2015
UK producer BG has farmed into a 35% interest in Block 12 offshore Cyprus with US producer Noble for $165m cash
BG invests further $1.2bn in Australian gas outlets
16 November 2015
Queensland Gas Company has set up an agreement that will feed the company’s LNG export prospects down under
Shell launches Canadian carbon capture plant Quest
10 November 2015
The company has officially launched its Quest CCS project in Alberta, designed to store more than 1m mt of carbon dioxide annually
Shell loses $6bn on Q3 writedowns
29 October 2015
Shell has reported a third quarter loss of $6.1bn - net of $8.2bn of upstream writedowns and charges linked to its unsuccessful Arctic drilling
Austrian oil group OMV embarks on restructuring
27 October 2015
The company will divest almost 50% of its gas distribution network as part of the portfolio shake up
Two major fields reopen in Libya as disputes are settled
23 October 2015
State firm NOC says it can recover output quickly and add to capacity, but some believe the country’s political disintegration makes this unlikely
Asia still focused on coal despite low-carbon goals
19 October 2015
Asia’s burgeoning green growth not yet enough to topple king coal
Shell concedes defeat in the Arctic after poor results
28 September 2015
The company have abandoned the multi-billion dollar drilling campaign after facing difficulty in the region
Shell sells 30% stake in Showa Shell Sekiyu
18 August 2015
The move is part of a strategy to concentrate Shell's downstream activity to a smaller number of assets
Netherlands lowers Groningen output
16 July 2015
The Dutch government has further cut production from the giant Groningen gas field in order to limit damage to the buildings in the region