Shell delays Arctic drilling for another 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.
- 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.
- Government Delays Shell's Drilling Operations in the Arctic. HUDSON, AUDREY // Human Events;8/6/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 29, p8
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. government to delay the drilling operations of oil and gas firm Shell in the Arctic. Over 4 billion U.S. dollars were spent by Shell on the exploratory drilling program to tap an estimated 20 billion barrels of oil. The Arctic drilling plans have...
- US approved Shell's plan to drill for oil in Arctic. // World Energy News;5/12/2015, p1
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- Remember When Big Business Did the Right Thing Because It's the Right Thing to Do? Faris, Daniel // Moderate Voice;9/29/15, p10
The article reflects on the timing of decision made by the retail firm Walmart regarding implementing higher minimum wage for its workers, and the oil firm Shell's decision to stop exploratory drilling in the Arctic region. It states that the U.S.-based companies are transferring money to...
- 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 Ends Plans For Arctic Drilling This Year. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 239 Issue 10, p4
The article informs that Royal Dutch Shell PLC has ended its plans to drill for oil in Arctic waters off Alaska due to continued problems with its spill containment barge.
- Shell may drill $200 mln well off South Africa next year. // Energy Today (Hungary);11/7/2013, p2
The article reports on the plan of European oil producer Royal Dutch Shell Plc to drill off South Africa's northwest coast in 2014 after studying geological data from the area.