2017 Media releases
News and Media Releases for 2017.
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.