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Shell will cease Alaskan Arctic exploration

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Royal Dutch Shell has abandoned its quest to become the first company to produce oil in Alaska's Arctic waters, darkening the nation's long-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-28/shell-will-cease-alaskan-a
US halts sales of offshore drilling leases in Arctic

...drilling.The news follows a Sept. 28 announcement by Royal Dutch Shell that it would cease exploration in the Chukchi and...expire in 2017, and Chukchi Sea leases in 2020.Royal Dutch Shell PLC is the only company actively exploring off Alaska's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-16/us-halts-sales-offshore-dr
Protester gets off Shell ship with Coast Guard's help

...Bay about 4:30 a.m. Sunday, and the Coast Guard said it obliged.The Arctic Challenger is part of a fleet Royal Dutch Shell expects to use to conduct exploratory drilling in the Chukchi Sea off northwestern Alaska this summer ? plans that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/protester-gets-shell-ship-
Activists take stand against Arctic oil drilling

SEATTLE - The arrival in Seattle on Thursday of an oil rig Royal Dutch Shell is outfitting for oil exploration in the remote Arctic Ocean marks a pivotal moment for an environmental movement increasingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/activists-take-stand-again
Woman protesting drilling leaves Shell ship in Washington harbor after hanging on since Friday

BELLINGHAM, Wash. - The woman who had been hanging off the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean ended her dayslong protest north of Seattle on Monday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/woman-protesting-drilling-
Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...in a deal that may signal a new wave of mega-mergers as the energy industry tries to adapt to lower prices.Royal Dutch Shell said Wednesday it will pay the equivalent of 13.67 pounds in cash and stock for each share of BG Group, 50 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-08/shells-70-billion-takeover
Why refinery strike has had little bite at gas pump

...and using more and more contract workers, who they say aren't as well-trained as USW members.They have asked Royal Dutch Shell, which was chosen by the union to negotiate an agreement that would serve as a template for other operators, to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/why-refinery-strike-has-ha
Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...efficiency, technical and commercial capabilities, regardless of market fluctuations."Exxon and Chevron joined rival Royal Dutch Shell in posting rising earnings for the quarter. But other major oil international oil companies, such as BP, ConocoPhillips...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-chevron-post-higher-
Figuring out how your mutual fund manager votes

...Sustainable-investing funds may also own stocks that may surprise some environmentalists, such as Exxon Mobil, Royal Dutch Shell and utility companies that burn a lot of coal. Calvert says it owns such companies in hopes of building long-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-23/figuring-out-how-your-mutu
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 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-23/us-could-soon-overtake-sau