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Shell Oil Spill

Thousands Of Fishermen Reject Shell's Offer After Historically Wretched Spills

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 06.20.2014 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Thousands of Nigerian fishermen have rejected an offer of $50 million from Royal Dutch Shell for "some of the largest oil spil...

Shell To Negotiate With Nigerians Over Oil Spill

AP | By CARLEY PETESCH | Posted 11.09.2013 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Shell officials on Monday began talks in Nigeria's southern city of Port Harcourt with representatives for the Bodo community ...

Another Stumble in the Quest for Arctic Oil

Ted Danson | Posted 03.15.2013 | Green
Ted Danson

The Department of the Interior must reassess its decisions that allowed Shell to proceed with its plans to drill in such a harsh but ecologically-sensitive area of the world.

Fuel May Have Leaked From Shell Rig's Lifeboats

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Officials say it's possible that as much as 270 gallons of diesel fuel may have been released from tanks on four lifeboats ...

1 Million Names, Legal Threat Spur Arctic Campaign

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 09.20.2012 | Green
Kumi Naidoo

Yesterday I was served with an urgent notice from Shell, the world's wealthiest oil company, whom in the past weeks we have been vigorously and prominently campaigning against in our Save The Arctic drive.

Shell Oil Spills Nearly Doubled In 2011

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell PLC says the number of its operational oil spills nearly doubled last year. Shell made the st...

Oil Sheen Spotted Near Shell's Gulf Wells

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Shares in Royal Dutch Shell PLC have fallen more than 4 percent in European trading after the company said a "light sheen" of oil h...

Worst Nigeria Offshore Oil Spill In Over A Decade Reportedly Contained

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.25.2012 | Green

ABOARD THE BONGA FLOATING OIL VESSEL (AP) — The worst Nigeria offshore oil spill in more than a decade has been contained before reaching the West A...

Shell Oil Spill Off Nigeria Likely Worst To Hit Those Waters In Decade

AP | By JON GAMBRELL | Posted 02.21.2012 | Green

LAGOS, Nigeria -- An oil spill near the coast of Nigeria is likely the worst to hit those waters in a decade, a government official said Thursday, as ...

Shell 'Deeply Regrets' Spill, Second Leak Pumps 84 Gallons Of Oil Daily Into North Sea

AP | By TOBY STERLING and MEERA SELVA | Posted 10.16.2011 | Green

LONDON -- Royal Dutch Shell struggled to contain the worst North Sea oil spill in a decade as well as damage to its credibility Tuesday as a second le...

U.K.: Hundreds Of Tons Of Oil May Have Leaked Into North Sea

AP | MEERA SELVA and BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 10.15.2011 | Green

LONDON — Royal Dutch Shell estimated Monday that 54,600 gallons of oil have spilled into the North Sea from an oil rig off Scotland's eastern co...

Shell Refuses To Pay For Nigeria Oil Spill Pollution

AP | ARTHUR MAX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

AMSTERDAM — Royal Dutch Shell executives defended their much-criticized operation in the Niger Delta before Dutch lawmakers on Wednesday but sai...