Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) is an independent oil and gas company, based in the United Kingdom. It operates in three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Corporate. Upstream combines the operating segments Upstream International and Upstream Americas, which are engaged in searching for and recovering crude oil and natural gas, the liquefaction and transportation of gas, the extraction of bitumen from oil sands and converting it into synthetic crude oil, and wind energy. Downstream segment is engaged in manufacturing, distribution and marketing activities for oil products and chemicals, alternative energy (excluding wind), and carbon dioxide (CO2) management. Corporate segment represents the key support functions, such as Shell’s holdings, treasury and self-insurance organization. In January 2014, Royal Dutch Shell plc completed the acquisition of Repsol S.A.'s liquefied natural gas (LNG) portfolio outside North America.
Yokogawa Selected as MAC for Construction of Europe’s Largest Renewable Hydrogen Plant in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
The Holland Hydrogen I plant will produce renewable hydrogen by using electricity from an offshore wind farm and will be Europe's largest renewable hydrogen plant once operational in 2025. In its r...
Norway - The Netherlands: Northern Lights Project Signs World's First Commercial Agreement on Cross-Border CO2 Transport and Storage
From early 2025, 800,000 tons of CO2 per year will be captured, compressed, and liquefied in the Netherlands and then transported to the Northern Lights site to be permanently stored in geological ...
Shell chemicals park Moerdijk accelerates transition to become net zero emissions and produce more sustainable chemicals
Investment in upgrader unit scales up the use of plastic waste as feedstock. Investment in upgrader supports Shell’s plan to transition Shell Chemicals Park Moerdijk into a site ready to serve futu...
Shell to start building Europe’s largest renewable hydrogen plant in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
The 200MW electrolyser will be constructed on the Tweede Maasvlakte in the port of Rotterdam and will produce up to 60,000 kilograms of renewable hydrogen per day.
Shell first customer hydrogen pipeline Rotterdam port, The Netherlands
HyTransPortRTM is the hydrogen pipeline in the port of Rotterdam that Gasunie is laying in collaboration with the Port of Rotterdam
Worley works on Shell's low carbon fuels project in Rotterdam, Netherlands
The facility is expected to be one of the biggest of its kind in Europe and will produce 820,000 tonnes of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable diesel every year.
Shell to build one of Europe’s biggest biofuels facilities in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Shell announced to build an 820,000-tonnes-a-year biofuels facility that will be among the biggest in Europe to produce sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) and renewable diesel made from waste.
Europe’s largest green hydrogen project starts in Groningen
A consortium of Gasunie, Groningen Seaports and Shell Nederland announces that they intend to launch the NortH2 project: the production of green hydrogen using renewable electricity generated by a...
British Airways, Shell and Velocys to build an aviation biofuel plant in the UK
The proposed plant will take tonnes of household and commercial solid waste and turn it into clean burning sustainable aviation fuel, reducing net greenhouse gases by 70% compared to the fossil fue...
W2C Rotterdam project welcomes Shell as partner
Shell joins as equity partner with Air Liquide, Enerkem, Nouryon and the Port of Rotterdam. The proposed project in Rotterdam will be the first of its kind in Europe to make valuable chemicals and ...
New solvent deasphalter unit at Shell’s Pernis refinery increases production of more and cleaner fuels in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
The new unit enables Pernis to process a larger proportion of its oil intake into cleaner transport fuels, including marine gasoil compliant with IMO 2020.
Shell and ITM to develop large-scale hydrogen production project at Rhineland refinery, Germany
The world’s largest hydrogen electrolysis plant is set to be built in Germany. The plant will be built at a refinery in Rhineland, Germany, by ITM Power, a leading developer of fuel cells, and Shell.
Shell takes final investment decision to build solvent deasphalter unit at Pernis refinery in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
The solvent deasphalter (SDA) unit will remove heavier fractions from crude oil, allowing the refinery to upgrade a larger proportion of its oil intake into lighter, high-grade products.
INEOS signs agreement with ExxonMobil Chemical Limited and Shell Chemicals Europe BV to supply ethane from US shale gas from Grangemouth to the Fife Ethylene Plant in Scotland
The Fife plant will receive ethane from INEOS’ new import terminal in Grangemouth, Scotland. Access to this new source of feedstock will help complement supplies from North Sea natural gas fields. ...
Shell Chemicals completes investment to strengthen Wesseling plant in Germany
Improved energy efficiency at Wesseling facility has increased production & enhanced competitiveness. Shell’s Wesseling steam cracker is strategically located and integrated with the Shell Rheinlan...
Shell Pernis is investing heavily in cleaner fuels in Rotterdam, The Netherlands
By building an investment of around 500 million dollars the new plant achieves a substantial increase in Shell's production to low-sulfur diesel and heating oil.
CRI Catalyst invests in new production facility
CRI Catalyst Belgium, a division of the Royal Dutch Shell Group, is to open a new production facility in Ghent next year.