Latest SRI media releases

Please note this is not a full list of all media releases. The full overview can be found on the Media releases page.

Shell launches Quest carbon capture and storage project

Nov 6, 2015

Shell today celebrated the official opening of the Quest carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in Alberta, Canada, and the start of commercial operations there. Quest is designed to capture and safely store more than one million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2) each year – equal to the emissions from about 250,000 cars. Quest was made possible through strong collaboration between the public and private sectors aimed at advancing CCS globally.

Shell to halt Carmon Creek in situ project

Oct 27, 2015

Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”) today announces that the company will not continue construction of the 80,000 barrel per day Carmon Creek thermal in situ project located in Alberta, Canada.

Shell updates on Alaska exploration

Sep 28, 2015

Shell today provides an update on the Burger J exploration well, located in Alaska’s Chukchi Sea. The Burger J well is approximately 150 miles from Barrow, Alaska, in about 150 feet of water. Shell safely drilled the well to a total depth of 6800 feet this summer in a basin that demonstrates many of the key attributes of a major petroleum basin. For an area equivalent to half the size of the Gulf of Mexico, this basin remains substantially under-explored.

Oil and gas majors call for carbon pricing

Jun 1, 2015

Major oil and gas companies, BG Group plc, BP plc, Eni S.p.A., Royal Dutch Shell plc, Statoil ASA and Total SA, today announced their call to governments around the world and to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to introduce carbon pricing systems and create clear, stable, ambitious policy frameworks that could eventually connect national systems. These would reduce uncertainty and encourage the most cost effective ways of reducing carbon emissions widely.

SPDC sets out its future intent for Nigeria

Jun 21, 2013

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) as operator of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)/SPDC joint venture (SPDC JV) today announced that the SPDC JV (NNPC 55%, SPDC 30%, TOTAL 10%, NAOC 5%) has taken final investment decisions for the Trans Niger Pipeline loop-line (TNPL) and the Gbaran-Ubie Phase Two projects, both in Nigeria’s eastern Niger Delta. The total capital investment for the two bundles of projects is around $3.9 billion. SPDC has also announced today a strategic review of the interests that it holds in selected onshore leases in the SPDC JV.

SPDC shuts TNP due to fire at crude theft point

Jun 20, 2013

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) joint venture shut the Trans Niger Pipeline (TNP) yesterday (19th June) following an explosion and fire at a crude theft point on the 28” section of the facility at Bodo West in Ogoniland.

SPDC shuts down NCTL to remove oil theft points

Apr 17, 2013

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd (SPDC) shut down the Nembe Creek Trunkline (NCTL) on Monday (15th April) to remove crude oil theft connections and investigate suspected oil theft leaks. Production of some 150,000 barrels of oil per day has been deferred due to the shutdown. As a result, SPDC has declared force majeure on Bonny Light export.

2012 Shell Sustainability Report

Apr 11, 2013

Shell today published its Sustainability Report for 2012, which describes how it delivers energy to help meet the world’s growing demand in a responsible way.

New Shell scenarios sharpen focus on future for society, energy

Feb 28, 2013

Shell today released new scenarios that explore two possible ways the 21st century could unfold, with dramatically different implications for society and the world’s energy system. One scenario sees cleaner-burning natural gas becoming the most important energy source globally by the 2030s and early action to limit carbon dioxide emissions. The other sees solar becoming the top source by about 2070, but with slower action to address the threat of climate change.

SRI presentations

Shell management has been meeting with socially responsible investors around the world for many years to discuss our approach and performance in key areas. Presentations include SRI events - held annually since 2007 -  as well as additional events  and presentations focused on key SRI topics. Set out below are the presentation materials from each event since 2010.

SRI annual briefings

Since 2007 Shell has been holding annual events specifically focused on addressing the areas of focus of our socially responsible investors. Set out below are the presentation materials from each annual SRI event since 2010.
 

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, May 11, 2016

Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Hans Wijers, Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee and Harry Brekelmans, Director Projects and Technology, presented to Shell’s Socially Responsible Investors in London during the annual socially responsible investors briefing.

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, May 11, 2016

 

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, April 14, 2015

Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer and Chad Holliday, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible investors in London during the annual socially responsible investors briefing. The event also included a short presentation on climate change.

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, April 14, 2015

 

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, April 10, 2014

Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer and Chad Holliday, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible investors in London during the annual socially responsible investors briefing. The event also included a short presentation on Shell’s approach to Carbon.

Socially responsible investors briefing, London, April 10, 2014

 

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, April 24, 2013

Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer and Chad Holliday, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible investors in London during the annual socially responsible investors briefing.

Socially responsible investors briefing, London, April 24, 2013

 

Socially responsible investors briefing in London, April 18, 2012

Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer and Chad Holliday, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible investors in London during the annual socially responsible investors briefing.

Socially responsible investors briefing, London, April 18, 2012

 

Socially responsible investors briefing, London, April 14, 2011

Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer and Wim Kok, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible investors at Goldman Sachs in London.

Presentation slides 'Investing for sustainable growth'

Transcript of presentation 'Investing for sustainable growth'

 

Socially responsible investors briefing, London, April 12, 2010

Peter Voser, Chief Executive Officer and Wim Kok, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee presented to Shell’s socially responsible shareholders at Goldman Sachs in London.

Socially responsible shareholders briefing presentation slides

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