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Nov 20, 2019
London: The Shell Group of Companies in the UK (Shell UK) has today published its gender pay gap report for 2019. This report shows that Shell UK has an average gender pay gap of 18.7% in 2019, up slightly from 18.6% in 2018.
Oct 10, 2019
Shell will become the first retailer to offset the carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from customers’ fuel purchases at its UK service stations at no extra cost from October 17, 2019. This will be available at more than 1,000 Shell-branded service stations.
Oct 03, 2019
London – Shell U.K. Ltd (Shell) and its partner Ithaca Energy (UK) Limited have taken a final investment decision on the Pierce Depressurisation Project in the UK Central North Sea.
Oct 01, 2019
London, UK - Shell UK and PassivSystems are pleased to announce the launch of B-Snug, a smart hybrid heating system for British homeowners.
Jul 04, 2019
The new 150kW charger is a part of Shell Recharge, Shell’s on-forecourt Electric Vehicle (EV) charging service, and is now available for us at Shell Battersea.
Mar 25, 2019
- More than 700,000 homes in Britain switched to renewable electricity overnight
- Rebrand reflects growing importance of power in Shell’s global business
Shell agrees to acquire sonnen, expanding its offering of residential smart energy storage and energy services
Feb 15, 2019
Shell* has agreed to acquire 100% of sonnen, a leader in smart energy storage systems and innovative energy services for households. This follows an investment by Shell in May 2018 and means that post regulatory approval and completion sonnen will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell.
Dec 10, 2018
Shell UK Limited, together with partners Esso Exploration and Production UK Limited and Arco British Limited, LLC, (BP) today announced the final investment decision (FID) for a Shearwater gas infrastructure hub in the central North Sea. Today’s announcement marks the seventh FID for Shell in the UK North Sea in 2018.
Nov 22, 2018
Shell has started to supply natural gas from the Ineos and Spirit Energy-owned Clipper South field into the UK gas network via Shell’s Clipper hub in the southern North Sea.
Nov 21, 2018
The Shell Group of Companies in the UK (Shell UK) has today published its gender pay and bonus gap report for 2018. This report shows that Shell UK has an average gender pay gap of 18.6% in 2018 , which is an improvement from 22.2% in 2017.
Oct 25, 2018
- First of 500 Shell-IONITY chargers by 2020
- Charge next generation vehicles in up to ten minutes
- Chargers grow network that includes Shell Recharge & NewMotion
Oct 10, 2018
Shell UK Limited, with partners Rockrose Energy and Dyas U.K. Limited, today announced a final investment decision (FID) for the Arran gas and condensate field in the UK North Sea. In addition to this investment decision, Shell has become the operator of the Arran project.
Sep 25, 2018
The Pernis Residual Heat Initiative is an innovative project that could help the Dutch city of Rotterdam reduce CO2 emissions by up to 35,000 tonnes annually.
Jun 28, 2018
The Blauwwind Consortium today announced Financial Close on the Borssele III/IV wind farms in the Dutch North Sea.
Jun 25, 2018
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) today announces a final investment decision (FID) for the Fram gas and condensate field in the UK North Sea.
Mar 27, 2018
Today, Shell has announced the opening of a new hydrogen refuelling station at Shell Beaconsfield in Buckinghamshire. Supplied by ITM Power, this opening follows the launch of the first fully branded and public hydrogen refuelling site in the UK at Shell Cobham in February 2017.
Feb 28, 2018
The Shell Petroleum Company Limited (Shell) has completed the acquisition of Impello Limited and its subsidiaries (known as “First Utility”), a leading UK household energy and broadband provider, following receipt of all necessary regulatory and other approvals.
Jan 15, 2018
Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) today announces a final investment decision on the redevelopment of the Penguins oil and gas field in the UK North Sea.
Dec 21, 2017
The Shell Petroleum Company Limited (Shell) has signed an agreement to buy 100% of First Utility, a leading independent UK household energy and broadband provider. The deal is subject to regulatory and other approvals and is expected to complete in early 2018.
Nov 30, 2017
London: The Shell Group of Companies in the UK (Shell UK) has today published its gender pay and bonus gap report for 2017. This report shows that in 2017 Shell UK has an average gender pay gap of 22.2%.
Nov 27, 2017
London, Shell has signed an agreement with high-powered charging network operator IONITY to offer charge points across ten European countries starting with 80 of its biggest highway stations, allowing drivers to travel long distances with confidence for the first time.
British entrepreneur leading energy storage revolution wins shell global entrepreneurship innovation prize
Nov 13, 2017
A UK entrepreneur pioneering low-cost energy storage from waste lithium batteries has taken the top prize in the 2017 Shell LiveWIRE Top Ten Innovators competition. Carlton Cummins, co-Founder of Aceleron, has been named the Overall Winner of Top Ten Innovators, receiving $15,000 prize money.
Oct 18, 2017
Today, Shell announces the opening of Shell Recharge – the new on-forecourt Electric Vehicle (EV) rapid charging service. Shell Recharge is now available at Shell Holloway (London), Shell Whyteleafe (Surrey) and Shell Derby, and will be launched at a further seven locations within Greater London and Reading by the end of the year.
Oct 12, 2017
Shell has signed an agreement to buy NewMotion, one of Europe’s largest electric vehicle charging providers.
Aug 07, 2017
Shell Energy Europe will begin supplying electricity to industrial customers in Great Britain, and the offer is now available for customers.
May 12, 2017
European Lubricant experts discuss challenges in the industry at the Shell Technology Forum in Amsterdam.
Feb 22, 2017
Hydrogen refuelling is one of the ways Shell is encouraging a reduction in carbon emissions.
Jan 31, 2017
Shell has agreed to sell a package of UK North Sea assets to Chrysaor for a total of up to $3.8bn, including an initial consideration of $3.0bn and a payment of up to $600m between 2018-2021 subject to commodity price, with potential further payments of up to $180m for future discoveries.
Nov 22, 2016
22 November 2016 - Shell Lubricants has retained its global market leading position in 2015 with 11.6% market share, according to Kline & Company’s Global Lubricants Industry: Market Analysis and Assessment 2016 report. This is the tenth consecutive year that Shell has been named the number one global lubricants supplier.
Mar 17, 2016
Shell UK limited has announced it is to extend its support of Scottish Sports Futures’ Shell Twilight Basketball programme for a further three years.
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