Last Updated: Saturday, September 13, 2008, 16:07 Four arrested during Shell protest in Mayo SOLITAIRE TORPEDOED BY MAURA HARRINGTON? Related » Shell may call off pipelaying for the winter | 12/09/2008 External » Video interview with Maura Harrington KILIAN DOYLE Four people have been arrested during a protest by Shell to Sea campaigners in Co Mayo. [...]
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But recent deals struck by the countrys oil ministry with Shell and China National Petroleum, despite the continuing political limbo of the hydrocarbons law, have raised expectations that oil companies will be welcomed back en masse for the first time since the industry was nationalised in 1972.
Rossport Solidarity Action 12 noon Monday 15th Sep Allseas UK offices, 7 Albemarle St, Westminster, London WIS 4HQ Support the Mayo Hunger Striker & demand Allseas leaves Ireland. Allseas UK own the pipe laying ship Solitaire that Shell has hired to lay the offshore gas pipe at Rossport Ireland. After weeks of actions trying [...]
This is an updated version of the article. Additional information has come to light, including related correspondence with Shell Chairman Mark Moody-Stuart plus leaflets we distributed outside Shell HQ buildings in London, providing evidence the speculation was well founded.
On Aug. 28, Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA) closed on the $5.7 billion acquisition of Duvernay Oil, which holds similar prospects in Canada.
At least 13 refineries in Texas were shutting down as Ike approached. Gulf Coast refineries and ports are the source of about 50 percent of the fuel and crude used in the eastern half of the U.S. Plants operated by Exxon Mobil Corp., Valero Energy Corp., ConocoPhillips and Royal Dutch Shell Plcwere affected.
More than 150 people attended an information meeting in New Aiyansh this week to discuss the project proposed by Shell Canada.
Houston’s Shell Oil Co. has launched an internal probe to examine the explosive findings of the Interior Department’s Inspector General regarding fraternizing between oil company workers and the U.S. Minerals Management Service.
Shell says Houston-Houma pipeline shut Fri Sep 12, 2008 4:16pm EDT NEW YORK, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Shell Oil said on Friday it shut its Houston-to-Houma crude oil pipeline due to the effects of Hurricane Ike, and added its Capline crude oil pipeline remained up at reduced rates. The company said it expected to ramp [...]
September 12, 2008, 6:14 pm Fuel Trucks Pick Up Last Loads Susan Daker reports from Houston. Fuel tank drivers picked up their last loads Friday afternoon and made their way to Shell-branded gasoline stations in the Houston area as Hurricane Ike neared the Texas coast. Many service stations around the city already have plastic covering [...]
The only woman to enter the top 20 pensions list was Linda Cook, Shell’s gas and power boss and a frontrunner to take over the oil company as chief executive when Van der Veer retires.
Royal Dutch Shell said Friday evening it has delivered more than 6 million gallons of fuel to Shell-branded stations in Houston, Victoria, Pasadena, Galveston, Beaumont and Port Arthur in the past 36 hours. The deliveries amounted to more than double the daily averages in some areas, Shell said.