Posts tagged as Shell

Shell to withdraw from Gazprom’s Baltic LNG project

Saturday, April 13, 2019

The British-Dutch company Shell plans to withdraw from the Baltic liquefied natural gas (LNG) project following Gazprom’s decision to integrate it with a gas processing plant in Ust-Luga, announced Shell Russia Chairman Cederic Cremers in a statement. “Following Gazprom’s announcement on 29 March regarding the final development concept of Baltic LNG, we have decided to stop our involvement in this project. We have a number of other ongoing projects with Gazprom, including…

Shell boss says mass reforestation needed to limit temperature rises to 1.5C

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The boss of Shell has said a huge tree-planting project the size of the Amazon rainforest would be needed to meet a tougher global warming target, as he argued more renewable energy alone would not be enough. Ben van Beurden said it would be a major challenge to limit temperature rises to 1.5C (equivalent to a rise of 2.7F), which a landmark report from the UN’s climate science panel has said will be…

Shell interested in wider cooperation with Lithuania

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Vilnius is hosting a Lithuanian-Dutch energy forum on Friday, with 150 business representatives from the two countries are discussing new opportunities for cooperation in the areas of LNG and renewable energy. The forum was on Friday opened by President Dalia Grybauskaite and visiting King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands. The forum’s participants include representatives of Dutch companies Shell, Gasunie and Nuon Vattenval and Lithuanian companies Klaipedos Nafta, Lietuvos Energija, Litgrid, BaltPool and Achema. According to the Lithuanian…