TITLE

SHELL SHOCKED

AUTHOR(S)
JUHASZ, ANTONIA
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;10/23/2015, Vol. 165 Issue 15, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the cessation of oil and gas company Shell's drilling campaign in the Arctic in October 2015. Topics covered include lawsuits by environmentalists and Alaska Natives, U.S. government restrictions on Shell's permits, and the impact of oil price declines from 2008 to 2015. Also mentioned are Shell's efforts to acquire regulatory authorization for a planned merger with the BG Group, Shell's declining profits from 2012 to 2014, and exploration potential in the Arctic.
ACCESSION #
110452425

 

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