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US could soon overtake Saudi Arabia as world's biggest oil producer

...significant boost.The companies profiting range from independent drillers to large international oil companies such as Royal Dutch Shell, which increasingly see the U.S. as one of the most promising places to drill. ExxonMobil agreed last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-23/us-could-soon-overtake-sau
There is a lack of clarity in energy industry accounting

...was it never there in the first place? Don't expect an easy answer to that. The recent cuts by big names like Royal Dutch/Shell Group and others have provided a glimpse into the energy industry's murky accounting practices, which are the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/22/fin_409555.shtml
Finance
Crisis has worldwide impact

...seeing earnings pinched. Big name multinationals like Royal Dutch-Shell, Germany's Deutsche Bank, Dutch beer maker Heineken...elsewhere are releasing similar results. On Wednesday, Royal Dutch-Shell, the Anglo-Dutch oil and natural gas giant, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/13/bus_222365.shtml
Business
Crude oil traders await impact of Rita

...Refineries in the projected path of the hurricane were shuttered by Friday, including facilities operated by BP PLC, Royal Dutch Shell PLC and Exxon Mobil Corp. Nineteen of Texas' 26 refineries, with a combined daily capacity of nearly 5 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/24/bus_6596.shtml
Business
Industry targets young recruits

...Arsenault, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, took part in a weeklong recruitment program sponsored by Royal Dutch Shell's U.S. arm. "It's nice to know we're needed." Management consulting firm Oliver Wyman says roughly eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/04/bus_142329.shtml
Business
Big Oil will report big profits

...take all the money there at one time." Exxon Mobil Corp., Chevron Corp., BP PLC, ConocoPhillips Co., and Royal Dutch Shell PLC are expected to report an $9 billion, or 43 percent, increase in their combined third-quarter profits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/19/bus_13456.shtml
Business
Oil industry profits drop

...market. ConocoPhillips, for example, is cutting jobs and spending after posting a massive fourth-quarter loss. Royal Dutch Shell had a big loss too, but it hopes to ride out the downturn with flat spending and few, if any, layoffs. Exxon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/31/bus_509743.shtml
Business
Higher commodity prices boost oil company profits

...quarter, while on Wednesday, ConocoPhillips said profit doubled.The ability to sell crude oil for more money helped Royal Dutch Shell overcome a billion-dollar asset write-off. It also offset expenses and a drop in Gulf of Mexico production tied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-28/higher-commodity-prices-bo
Business
Production of oil begins to increase

...the oil industry. Last year, crude spiked to near $150 a barrel, helping Exxon break its own profit records. Royal Dutch Shell PLC, Europe's largest oil company, said its profit was cut in half to $3.25 billion and sales tumbled 43 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/30/bus_553771.shtml
Business
'Green' diesel from natural gas could cut city smog

...unprecedented array of clean diesel plants in this Gulf shore industrial park. Those chipping in include oil titans Royal Dutch/Shell Group, ChevronTexaco Corp. and Exxon Mobil Corp., which is making a $7 billion bet on GTL, the largest investment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/16/liv_453358.shtml
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