A Greenpeace campaign bringing attention to Shell's partnership with Lego has successfully ended the deal between the two companies.
Oil companies have shown us some very weird and rather disgusting ads over the years. This Shell Oil ad from 1947 is set up as a recipe using petroleum, asphalt, and rock. Gross is the word that comes to mind. Really, how could anyone have been positively inspired by this ad?
Allegedly to avoid a public airing of its role in human rights violations in the African nation of Nigeria, Shell Oil Corporation paid out 15 million dollars to settle a lawsuit brought for its complicity in the 1995 executions of Nigerian writer and environmentalist Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight others
The Oil giant Shell is on trial in the United States for it's alleged role in the human rights violations in the Nigerian Delta including the execution of Nigerian Author and environmentalist Ken Saro-Wiwa
Environmentalists and Human Rights organizations are calling for International attention and investigations into the military offensive that began eight days ago against civilians in an effort to retain control of the oil reserves in the Niger Delta
Royal Dutch Shell has reached a settlement with the city of for 5.8 million dollars regarding a suit from the Texas Citizen Lobby and Sierra Club charging the company with thousands of alleged instances of illegal pollution
Shell Oil announced that it will make no investments in wind or solar energy for the foreseeable future, claiming they are struggling technologies for investment