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- Interest Is Accelerating in Algae Biofuels as Fuel of the Future. Lyle, Amanda // BioWorld Today;11/17/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 222, p6
This article reports on the growing interest towards algae as a biofuel source in the renewable fuels industry. Royal Dutch Shell PLC, BP PLC and Chevron Corp. are some of the major oil companies involved in the algal-biofuels arena. Particular focus is given to algae's potential for high oil...
- Massachusetts Enacts Green Communities Act. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2008 Q3, Special section p1
The article looks at the provisions of the Green Communities Act which has been signed into law by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on July 2, 2008. The Act directs the state to buy hybrids or alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs). It also requires the adoption by the State Board of Building...
- Senate Dems: Cut Oil Tax Breaks To Reduce Deficit. // Energy Daily;5/11/2011, Issue 90, p6
The article reports that a group of U.S. Senate Democrats have proposed to eliminate several tax breaks for oil companies, including ExxonMobil, Chevron, Shell, British Petroleum and ConocoPhillips, and use the funds to help reduce the federal deficit instead of the original proposal to apply...
- A new age of responsibility from oil firms? Preen, Jim // Marketing Week (01419285);11/4/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 45, p13
The article focuses on oil and gas giants such as Royal Dutch Shell PLC and Chevron Corp., which position themselves on BP PLC's Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
- Replacement cost basis used. // Accountancy;Oct90, Vol. 106 Issue 1166, p35
Reports on the financial results of oil companies BP Chemicals Ltd. and Royal Dutch/Shell Groups of Cos. for the second quarter of 1990 prepared on a replacement cost basis. Decline in net profits after tax; Stockholding loss; Earnings; Cost of supplies.
- BP, Shell stall biofuel plans, cut investment. // Energy Today (Hungary);7/9/2013, p2
The article reports on the move of European oil companies Royal Dutch Shell and BP to delay their investments in bio-fuel initiatives by having a combined investment of around 57 million dollars in the first quarter of 2013.
- BP signals start of new North Sea campaign. // Energy Today (Hungary);4/30/2015, p1
The article reports that energy company BP has started its campaign by deepwater drilling in the Loyal oil field with its partner including Royal Dutch Shell energy company OMV.
- Comparing towed, seabed 4D methods for Foinaven reservoir monitoring. Kristiansen, Pal // Offshore;Oct2000, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p104
Focuses on the Fonaiven Active Reservoir Management (FARM) 4D project of BP, Shell and Schlumberger. Purpose of the FARM project; Details on the reservoir changes observed; Methods used to estimate the repeatability between the two FARM surveys; Overview of the final 4D processing approach.
- BP, Shell Cautious On Investment As Oil Prices Falter Again. RICH, GILLIAN // Investors Business Daily;11/1/2016, p1
The article reports that the drop in crude prices has led BP PLC to lower its capital expenditure outlook for 2016 and being cautious on 2017, whereas Royal Dutch Shell PLC downgraded its spending outlook for 2017.