Shell halts Arctic oil drilling for 2013

Royal Dutch Shell has announced it will not drill for oil in the Arctic this year to give it time to take safety measures. The decision to “pause” its exploration drilling programme for 2013 in Alaska’s Beaufort and Chukchi Seas follows a range of environmental and safety warnings last year. Marvin Odum, Director, Upstream Americas […]

Shell announce LNG designs for transport

Shell announced that it was pursuing permits to produce Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) for transportation fuels to be ready by 2013, while it aims to have the fuel available for heavy-duty fleet customers by 2012 at select Shell truck stops in Alberta, Canada. Marvin Odum, President of Shell Oil Company, said: “With an abundance of […]