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An oil industry consultant explains why she’s had enough

Vox 23 May 2022
They don’t have the option to have an exit plan from Shell unless it’s to go to another fossil fuel company ... What kind of position does that leave a company like Shell in when larger companies cut ties? With the upcoming [annual general meeting] next week, they are looking at having some validation of their current climate policy and strategy.
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Watch: Shell insider slams company in resignation video attacking 'extreme harms' to the climate

Raw Story 23 May 2022
According to a report from the Guardian, a longtime safety-consultant for the Royal Dutch Shell abruptly quit and then launched an attack on the company while urging others tied to the oil and gas field to "walk away while there’s still time.".
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Shell consultant quits, accusing firm of ‘extreme harms’ to environment

The Observer 23 May 2022
Shell boss faces investor rebellion over £13.5m pay package ... Dennett – a criminal justice graduate who has spent her career in research and consultancy – was inspired to stop working with Shell after watching news footage of Extinction Rebellion climate protesters urging the company’s employees to leave ... A Shell spokesperson said.
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Contractor quitting puts Shell in spotlight over climate

Beaumont Enterprise 23 May 2022
BERLIN (AP) — A longtime contractor for Shell has publicly called out the oil and gas company's climate plans, accusing the company of “double talk” by saying it wants to cut greenhouse gas emissions while working on tapping new sources of fossil fuel.
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With environmental groups taking to courts as never before, the energy transition is boom time ...

Reuters 23 May 2022
The company also points to its energy transition strategy, with targets to cut Scopes 1 and 2 emissions, which Shell says are consistent with the 1.5C temperature goal of the Paris Agreement, along with a target to become a net zero emission energy business by 2050.
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Forget a gimmicky windfall tax. Energy companies should be forced to slash bills instead | ...

The Guardian 23 May 2022
A windfall tax on energy companies is currently in populist vogue and is superficially plausible ... Oil and gas companies such as BP, Exxon and Shell have seen their profits soar, Shell’s tripling to £7.3bn ... If taxpayers should come to the aid of private companies ...
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Forget a gimmicky windfall tax. Energy companies should be forced to slash bills instead

The Observer 23 May 2022
A windfall tax on energy companies is currently in populist vogue and is superficially plausible ... Oil and gas companies such as BP, Exxon and Shell have seen their profits soar, Shell’s tripling to £7.3bn ... The answer must be to slash the price cap and demand the companies spend their profits directly on cutting bills.
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Climate Shell Contractor Resigns

The Pantagraph 23 May 2022
FILE - the Shell logo at a petrol station in London, Jan. 20, 2016. A long-time contractor for Shell has publicly called out the oil and gas giant's climate plans, accusing the company of “doubletalk” by saying it wants to ... .
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AP Business SummaryBrief at 1:40 p.m. EDT

SCNOW Morning News 23 May 2022
Contractor quitting puts Shell in spotlight over climate. BERLIN (AP) — A longtime contractor for Shell has accusing the oil and gas company of “double talk” by saying it wants to cut greenhouse gas emissions while working on tapping new sources of fossil fuel ... She claimed in a public post on LinkedIn that Shell wasn't winding down on fossil fuels.
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AP Business SummaryBrief at 2:10 p.m. EDT

SCNOW Morning News 23 May 2022
Contractor quitting puts Shell in spotlight over climate. BERLIN (AP) — A longtime contractor for Shell has accusing the oil and gas company of “double talk” by saying it wants to cut greenhouse gas emissions while working on tapping new sources of fossil fuel ... She claimed in a public post on LinkedIn that Shell wasn't winding down on fossil fuels.
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AP Business SummaryBrief at 2:47 p.m. EDT

SCNOW Morning News 23 May 2022
Contractor quitting puts Shell in spotlight over climate. BERLIN (AP) — A longtime contractor for Shell has accusing the oil and gas company of “double talk” by saying it wants to cut greenhouse gas emissions while working on tapping new sources of fossil fuel ... She claimed in a public post on LinkedIn that Shell wasn't winding down on fossil fuels.
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AP Business SummaryBrief at 1:10 p.m. EDT

SCNOW Morning News 23 May 2022
Contractor quitting puts Shell in spotlight over climate. BERLIN (AP) — A longtime contractor for Shell has accusing the oil and gas company of “double talk” by saying it wants to cut greenhouse gas emissions while working on tapping new sources of fossil fuel ... She claimed in a public post on LinkedIn that Shell wasn't winding down on fossil fuels.
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Starbucks to exit Russia after suspending activities in March

The National 23 May 2022
The Seattle-based company has 130 stores in Russia, operated by its licensee Alshaya Group, with nearly 2,000 employees in the country ... A number of other Western companies, including Imperial Brands and Shell, are cutting ties with the Russia market by agreeing to sell their assets in the country or handing them over to local managers.
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Starbucks to exit Russia after nearly 15 years

Reuters 23 May 2022
A slew of other Western companies, including Imperial Brands (IMB.L) and Shell (SHEL.L), are cutting ties with the Russia market by agreeing to sell their assets in the country or handing them over to local managers ... The company, which opened its first outlet in Russia in 2007, ...

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