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Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Shell, Sinopec

Strategic Intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Shell, Sinopec

September 22, 2016 |

This season, The Digest is hosting the Strategic Intent webinar series, looking at the plans, progress and future milestones of strategic stakeholders in the Advanced Bioeconomy. In this slide deck, we looked at Shell and Sinopec and their direct investments, partnerships and alliances with companies both heralded and unknown.

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Shell’s CEO says $1 trillion a year each needed for renewables and fossil fuel

Shell’s CEO says $1 trillion a year each needed for renewables and fossil fuel

May 25, 2016 |

In the Netherlands, Shell’s CEO says it would take an unprecedented level of investment by oil and gas companies of around $1 trillion per year in renewable energy to achieve the climate change goals agreed to during COP21 in Paris in December but that growing demand for fossil fuels in emerging economies would require a […]

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Volkswagen teams with Shell to convince EU the way to decarbonize transport

Volkswagen teams with Shell to convince EU the way to decarbonize transport

April 28, 2016 |

In Belgium, Volkswagen has teamed with Shell on a new report by Roland Berger promoting a policy path forward towards a European transport market that achieves environmental and GHG goals set at the COP21 meeting in Paris through the use of biofuels rather than the current trend towards electric vehicles. The integrated roadmap for 2030 […]

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Shell Nigeria supports pilot study on ethanol for clean cooking

Shell Nigeria supports pilot study on ethanol for clean cooking

November 9, 2015 |

In Nigeria, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) has signed an agreement with Project Gaia Prospects Limited (PGPL) for the conduct of a pilot study on the use of Ethanol clean cookstoves, a cleaner and safer way of cooking. SNEPCo will provide 2,5000 clean cookstoves and 15,000 canisters for distribution to households in Lagos […]

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Shell axes 6500 jobs, slashes 2015 capex by $3B, as oil prices bite

Shell axes 6500 jobs, slashes 2015 capex by $3B, as oil prices bite

August 2, 2015 |

In the Netherlands, Royal Dutch Shell announced 6500 job cuts and slashed 2015 capex by $3 billion from the April forecast and $7 billion from 2014, as it reported Q2 earnings of  $3.4 billion compared with $5.1 billion for the same quarter a year ago. The company said “Compared with the second quarter 2014, earnings […]

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BP, Novozymes, Scania, Shell back launch of “Biofuels for Europe” info site

BP, Novozymes, Scania, Shell back launch of “Biofuels for Europe” info site

June 27, 2015 |

In Brussels, a new interactive website “www.BiofuelsforEurope.eu” launched today in the European Parliament to summarize the latest science on key biofuels issues using fact-based, understandable information. BP, Novozymes, Scania and Shell have sponsored the initiative in the common view that biofuels, when sustainably produced, have a positive role to play in decarbonizing the transport sector in […]

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Shell buys 30,000 tons of Brazilian ethanol for import to Florida

Shell buys 30,000 tons of Brazilian ethanol for import to Florida

March 18, 2015 |

In Florida, Royal Dutch Shell has booked 30,000 metric tons of ethanol from Raizen and Louis Dreyfus Commodities’ Biosev for shipment with end of March delivery. Brazil imported nearly the same amount in December. The trade is a result of the weakening real mixed with need to sell old crop ethanol as the new crush […]

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Shell first to offer B5 in Hong Kong

Shell first to offer B5 in Hong Kong

December 1, 2014 |

In Hong Kong, Shell is the first oil major to launch B5 retail sales in the city, but it is only available for commercial customers and won’t be available at its retail gas stations. The company claims uncertain demand and lack of storage capacity has limited its retail exposure to biodiesel at the moment.  

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Shell: expects to be producing advanced biofuels at scale, in US, by end of decade

Shell: expects to be producing advanced biofuels at scale, in US, by end of decade

November 20, 2014 |

Shell VP Matthew Tipper, at ABLCNext: “We will likely begin manufacture in the southeast United States. We plan to be operational by late this decade. “We believe our best bet is woody biomass and energy crops as feedstocks. We plan to do this with a scale-up of smaller plants with widespread feedstock availability.” “The RFS […]

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Shell Eco-Marathon Asia winners go 2,730.83 km on single liter of ethanol

Shell Eco-Marathon Asia winners go 2,730.83 km on single liter of ethanol

February 12, 2014 |

In the Philippines, the winners of Shell Eco-Marathon Asia were a team of Thai students who traveled 2,730.83 km on a single liter of ethanol. Team How Much Ethanol from Panjavidhya Technological College basically traveled the distance between Manila and Jakarta in their vehicle that won the race. The was the first time the race […]

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