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Shell confirms plans to purchase 100MW portfolio of new build solar capacity in the UK from Anesco

Aug 10, 2022

Shell is in the process of purchasing four solar farm projects currently being developed by Anesco, to help meet growing demand for renewable power in the UK. 

Shell UK aims for 90% of drivers to be within 10 minutes’ drive of a Shell rapid charger by 2030

May 11, 2022

  • By 2030, Shell UK aims to have 100,000 public EV charge points across the country
  • 11,000 of these will be rapid chargers at locations including forecourts and supermarkets
  • This means that 90% of all UK drivers will be within a 10-minute drive of a Shell rapid charger

Shell and Uniper to work together on blue hydrogen production facility in the UK

Apr 12, 2022

  • Shell and Uniper sign co-operation agreement to progress plans for low-carbon hydrogen production at Uniper’s Killingholme site in North Lincolnshire
  • Hydrogen produced could be used to decarbonise heavy industry, transport, heating and power across Humber and beyond
  • Project recently passed eligibility phase for UK Government’s Phase-2 carbon capture, usage and storage Cluster Sequencing Process

Shell UK aims to invest up to £25 billion in the UK energy system

Mar 25, 2022

  • More than 75% intended for low-carbon and renewable products and services, including offshore wind, hydrogen and electric mobility
  • Investments subject to board approval and supporting policy

ScottishPower and Shell confirm multi-million offshore wind supply chain funds

Mar 09, 2022

  • ScottishPower and Shell to provide £50 million in supply chain stimulus funds for their two floating ScotWind projects – MarramWind and CampionWind
  • Further £25 million funding from ScottishPower to support its fixed ScotWind project - MachairWind
  • Funding will support investment in Scottish infrastructure and facilities for offshore wind and help companies innovate and upskill and become a key part of the clean energy future

Shell and ScottishPower win bids to develop 5 GW of floating wind power in the UK

Jan 17, 2022

  • Joint ventures plan to build and operate two of the world’s first large-scale floating offshore wind farms in UK waters
  • Partners will use innovative technology to install turbines further from shore to catch more powerful winds as part of Crown Estate Scotland’s ScotWind leasing
  • As the global economy transitions to a low-carbon future, Scotland has the opportunity to pioneer expertise to develop a new global centre of excellence for offshore wind

Shell replaces fuel pumps with ultra-rapid charge points at first EV hub in Fulham, London

Jan 13, 2022

London – Shell has opened its first EV charging hub in the UK in Fulham, London, where petrol and diesel pumps at an existing fuel station have been replaced with ultra-rapid charge points. A global pilot, this is the first time the company has converted one of its existing sites to cater solely for electric vehicles.

Shell signs deals to drive development of UK utility-scale solar generation

Oct 04, 2021

Shell has signed deals with two of the UK’s leading solar PV developers to support the establishment of new utility-scale solar PV projects in the UK.

Shell aims to install 50,000 ubitricity on-street EV charge posts across the UK By 2025

Sep 01, 2021

Move aims to significantly extend charging network for UK drivers who have no off-street parking, with Shell helping meet costs for local authorities.

Shell to install hundreds of electrical vehicle charging points at Waitrose stores by 2025 as part of expanded partnership

Jul 22, 2021

  • Up to 800 Shell electric vehicle charging points to be installed in as many as 100 Waitrose shops across the UK by 2025
  • The number of Shell forecourt shops which sell Waitrose food and drink will increase from 57 to 125 by 2025, giving shoppers more ways to access Waitrose products
  • John Lewis Click & Collect to be made available in up to 80 additional Shell forecourts this summer - growing the total number of locations where the service is available to over 1,000

ScottishPower and Shell bid to bring large-scale floating windfarms to UK waters

Jul 16, 2021

  • ScottishPower and Shell have joined forces to bid to develop the world’s first large-scale floating offshore windfarms in the north-east of Scotland.
  • The proposed projects – part of Crown Estate Scotland’s ScotWind Leasing – will help decarbonise the UK and support the green economic recovery.

Shell starts trading power from Europe’s largest battery

Jul 15, 2021

The 100-megawatt Minety power storage project in South West England is now fully operational.

Shell completes acquisition of ubitricity

Feb 26, 2021

Shell has completed the acquisition of ubitricity, aleading European provider of on-street charging for electric vehicles (EVs) following receipt of all necessary regulatory clearance.

Shell agrees to buy ubitricity, a leading provider of on-street charging for electric vehicles (EVs)

Jan 25, 2021

Broadening its current range of EV charging solutions, Shell supports the shift to low-carbon transport by offering electric vehicle drivers public on-street charge points integrated into existing street infrastructure.

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