Tag archive for ‘Shell’
By metro On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Shell opens electric vehicle charging in UK

Oil major Royal Dutch Shell has launched a fast-charging -service for electric vehicles at three Shell service stations near London and in northern England. The company said on Wednesday that the service would charge More...

By metro On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Nigeria’s Shoreline Energy signs $300m gas deal with Shell

Shell Oil Nigerian energy company Shoreline has signed a $300 million agreement with the local unit of Shell to develop gas infrastructure around the commercial capital, Lagos, both companies said on Monday. Shell More...

By metro On Monday, August 21st, 2017

Shell Warns Of Safety Risks At Occupied Plant

Hundreds of protesters from the Kula and Belema communities in Nigeria’s restless southern Rivers state have occupied the plant since August 11 to press their demands for jobs and better living conditions. “The More...

By metro On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Protesters drag Shell Niger Delta oil facility shutdown into fifth day

Protesters on Tuesday dragged the shutdown of a Shell crude oil facility in the Niger Delta into its fifth day, after storming the flow station demanding jobs and infrastructure development last week. Echoing a More...

By metro On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Shell remits $31bn to federation account

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) remitted 29.8 billion dollars to the federation account and 1.2 billion dollars to Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2002 and 2016. Mr Igo Weli, General More...

By metro On Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Niger Delta youths shut Shell’s facilities

Angry Niger Delta youths have occupation the flow station and gas plant of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in Kula and Belema Communities in Rivers. The company which said it had spent millions of Naira More...

By metro On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Nigeria’s state oil company signs deals with Chevron, Shell

Nigeria’s state oil company said on Thursday it had signed agreements with Chevron and Shell to boost crude production and reserves. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said a joint venture More...

By metro On Thursday, June 29th, 2017

Widows of executed Nigerian activists seek Shell apology, compensation

Shell Oil The widows of four of nine men executed by Nigeria’s military regime in 1995 have filed a civil lawsuit seeking compensation and an apology from Royal Dutch Shell for alleged complicity in a military More...

By metro On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Shell Nigeria considering investment in gas project in Niger Delta

Shell Oil Shell is considering whether to invest in a gas project in Nigeria’s southern Niger Delta energy hub, the managing director of the local unit said on Tuesday. Nigeria has the world’s ninth More...

By metro On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Nigerian oil workers extend Exxon Mobil strike to Chevron, Agip and Shell

Nigerian workers from an oil labour union have extended a strike to oil majors Chevron , Shell and Eni subsidiary Agip in protest over the sacking of members from Exxon Mobil Corp , the union’s general secretary More...