My Turn: How did climate change affect Shell's Arctic decision?

When Shell decided to suspend its Arctic exploration indefinitely...evaluate risks before making such decisions suggests, what Shell knows about climate change may have also been a factor.Shell didn't even hint that this contentious issue had anything...
Shell posts loss of $7.4B after Arctic exit

LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell reported a third quarter loss of $7...billion in the same period last year. Shell reported $7.9 billion in charges...reflecting the plunge in oil prices."Shell's integrated business and our performance...
Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration driller.Last month, Royal Dutch Shell announced it would abandon exploration...drilling far offshore in Alaska's Arctic.Shell's sole exploratory well was I remember the excitement surrounding Shell's Arctic drilling program."Sullivan...
Senegal's islands on frontline of climate change

...erratic rainfalls lead to floods that carve through the white-shell-lined alleyways, and increased salt levels are poisoning...rain water, and grow table gardens with soil made from peanut shells and other material.They're also replanting mangroves that...
Nation and World
Shell move dims nation's oil prospects

ANCHORAGE - Royal Dutch Shell has abandoned its long quest to become...the project.After years of effort, Shell is leaving the region "for the foreseeable...walruses, seals and other wildlife.Shell persisted in hopes of finding a big new...
Shell prez: 'Oil will be required for long time'

ANCHORAGE - The president of Shell Oil Co. said exploratory drilling off...where activists in kayaks tried to block Shell vessels.Arctic offshore drilling is bitterly...harmed by diminished sea ice.In Seattle, Shell faced protests on the water by "kayaktivists...
My Turn: What's at stake for Alaska in Shell's Arctic drilling program?

...lot has been said by many people about Shell's Arctic drilling program, but I have...the direct benefits we will receive if Shell is successful in its endeavors.The current...percent would go to the Permanent Fund.If Shell has throughput of 750,000 barrels a day...
Shell drill vessels exit Arctic after oil exploration ceases

...Two drill vessels employed by Royal Dutch Shell PLC off Alaska's northwest coast have...the Port of Everett in Washington state, Shell spokesman Curtis Smith said.The Polar...have not been determined, Smith said.Shell announced on Sept. 28 that it would cease...
Shell pauses Arctic drilling for high wind, water

...northern coast of Alaska have led Royal Dutch Shell PLC to temporarily stop exploratory oil...a semi-submersible drilling unit that Shell leases from Transocean Ltd., began top-hole...drilling operations, Smith said, and Shell plans for it. Bad weather affected drilling...
Review begins for Shell's proposed oil-by-rail project

...a proposed oil-by-rail project at the Shell Puget Sound Refinery near Anacortes.Royal Dutch Shell wants to build a rail spur from existing railroad...North Dakota to replace some of the supply Shell currently gets from Alaska's North Slope...


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