Business, Fuel

Shell Oil Platforms Hit by Hurricane Ida May Restart Soon

Damaged Shell station A Shell gas station damaged by Hurricane Ida in Lockport, La., on Aug. 31 (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg)

Royal Dutch Shell is hoping to restart its Ursa oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico as early as the first half of November, according to a person familiar with the matter who asked not to be identified because the information isn’t public.

Sheela Tobben | Bloomberg News
October 22, 2021
Business, Fuel

ConocoPhillips Says Shell Deal Cuts Emissions Per Barrel of Oil

Conoco station in Louisiana Bryan Tarnowski/Bloomberg

ConocoPhillips’ $9.5 billion deal to buy shale assets from Royal Dutch Shell Plc will boost oil production and, inevitably, greenhouse gas emissions as well. Yet the company says the pact will actually allow it to reach one of its climate goals faster.

Simon Casey | Bloomberg News
September 21, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Shell, Meritor Make Case for Lower Emissions

Shell Electric vehicle charging station Shell’s energy transition involves multiple options including biofuels, electric charging, natural gas, renewables and hydrogen refueling. (Shell)

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Shell and Meritor Inc. have withstood abrupt changes in an evolving transportation industry because of their ability to adapt to new technologies.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
September 7, 2021
Business, Technology

Shell, Penske Collaborate on Emission-Reduction Plan

Penske Truck Leasing Freightliner The collaboration is intended to touch on several points within their supply chains including vehicle and fleet technologies, and sustainable transportation routes. (Penske)

Shell Oil Co. and Penske Corp. are collaborating to help drive decarbonization and sustainability, the companies announced May 28.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 1, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Shell Starship 2.0 Split Into Two Cross-Country Treks

Shell Starship truck Shell Starship on display at an industry trade show. This year's excursion will be divided into runs in May and August. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Shell Lubricants is planning to hold two separate cross-country trips to showcase fuel-efficient truck technologies, the company announced May 10.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 11, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel

Shell Starship 2.0 to Embark on Cross-Country Trek

Shell Starship truck A view of Shell's Starship truck at a trade show in 2018. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Shell Lubricants is planning a second cross-country journey in May to showcase fuel-efficient truck technologies.

April 21, 2021
Business, Equipment, Fuel

Shell to Make First Profit From Oil Output Since Pandemic

Shell Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Royal Dutch Shell Plc expects to make its first profit from pumping oil since the start of the pandemic, the petroleum giant said.

Laura Hurst | Bloomberg News
April 7, 2021
Business, Fuel

Shell Doubled Oil-Trading Profit to $2.6 Billion Last Year

Shell Callaghan O'Hare/Bloomberg News

Royal Dutch Shell Plc disclosed the profitability of its sprawling and secretive oil-trading unit for the first time, saying it almost doubled to $2.6 billion last year.

Laura Hurst | Bloomberg News
March 12, 2021
Business, Equipment

Shell to Offer Carbon Neutral Heavy-Duty Lubricants

Shell lube experts Shell lube experts (Stuart Conway)

Shell Rotella, a lubricant brand of Royal Dutch Shell, will offer customers carbon neutral lubricants for heavy-duty engines in North America.

February 24, 2021
Business, Technology, Fuel

Shell Adds E-Fluids to Portfolio

Shell sign Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg News

Royal Dutch Shell announced it added Shell E-Fluids to its specialized fluids portfolio to support battery-electric and fuel-cell electric powertrains for commercial light-, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.

October 16, 2020