Government Delays Shell's Drilling Operations in the Arctic
- Shell delays Arctic drilling for another year. // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Apr2013, Issue 862, p6
The article reports on the decision by Shell to delay its Arctic drilling program until 2014, as it needs time to ready new plans and equipment.
- Shell pauses its Arctic drilling effort after a series of problems. Geman, Ben // Hill;2/28/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p12
The article reports on the statement of Royal Dutch Shell regarding the cancellation of its drilling efforts in the Arctic waters off Alaska in 2013, following a series of problems encountered in 2012.
- Shell has 'every intention' of pushing into Arctic waters despite setbacks. Geman, Ben // Hill;9/19/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 114, p12
The article offers information on the decision of Royal Dutch Shell PLC to continue its project of drilling oil wells in Arctic seas next year.
- No need to panic, melting ice means more oil. Sands, Carlo // Green Left Weekly;8/8/2012, Issue 932, p5
The article that Royal Dutch Shell PLC is confident about drilling for oilin the Arctic region in 2012 despite facing issues such as melting ice.
- HIGH RISK, HIGH REWARD. Parsi, Novid // PM Network;Oct2015, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p7
The article mentions that Arctic oil drilling projects face remote and harsh terrain, regulatory hurdles and environmental activists, along with low oil prices that complicate the business case for such high-cost projects. Topics include the Arctic holding the last remaining big discoveries of...
- SHELL SHOCKED. JUHASZ, ANTONIA // Newsweek Global;10/23/2015, Vol. 165 Issue 15, p16
The article discusses the cessation of oil and gas company Shell's drilling campaign in the Arctic in October 2015. Topics covered include lawsuits by environmentalists and Alaska Natives, U.S. government restrictions on Shell's permits, and the impact of oil price declines from 2008 to 2015....
- SHELL GAME. Williams, Ted // Audubon;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 115 Issue 6, p28
The article discusses the failure of tests conducted by oil companies led by Royal Dutch Shell to determine if offshore oil operations can be safely conducted in Arctic waters. Topics addressed include the planned offshore oil operations in the Beaufort and Chuckchi seas, the proximity of...
- US approved Shell's plan to drill for oil in Arctic. // World Energy News;5/12/2015, p1
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- Royal Dutch Shell will sell at least four more oil blocks in Nigeria. // African Business News;8/ 1/2013, p36
The article presents information on the sale of four more oil blocks in Nigeria by the oil company Royal Dutch Shell PLC. The blocks being sold include Oil Mining Licenses (OMLs) 13 and 16 onshore the Niger Delta, and OML 71 and 72. The reports suggest that the blocks are located in shallow...