Shareholder resolution 2017

December 23rd, 2016|

Resolution at 2017 AGM of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”)

SPECIAL RESOLUTION

Coordinated by Follow This

Shareholder Resolution

Shareholders support Shell to take leadership in the energy transition to a net-zero-emission energy system. Therefore, shareholders request Shell to set and publish targets for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions […]

Shell to cut back investment by half

November 1st, 2016|

PRESS RELEASE Shell will be investing 25 billion dollars in 2017, according to quarterly financial figures published this morning. In 2014, Shell and BG Group (the British oil and gas company taken over by Shell) invested 47 billion dollars between the two companies.

Nothing was said about investing in sustainable energy. “Shell […]

Shareholders send clear green signal to Shell

September 12th, 2016|

Shell received a clear signal from its shareholders to invest more in renewables, during the AGM on May 24th.

Shareholders holding 107 million shares (worth € 2,4 billion) voted in favor of the shareholder resolution of Follow This (Shell will become a renewable energy company by investing the profits from fossil fuels in renewable energy).

Shareholders […]

Shell announces large-scale investments in renewables

March 23rd, 2016|

Strategy and outlook in Annual Report 2015: “Reflecting the long-term trend in demand growth for lower-carbon energy, we intend to make investments in large-scale and commercial forms of lower-carbon technology and energy, such as natural gas, carbon capture and storage, biofuels, wind and solar energy.”

Shareholder resolution by Follow This

February 16th, 2016|

Resolution at 2016 AGM of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”)

SPECIAL RESOLUTION

Coordinated by Follow This

Shareholder resolution

Shell will become a renewable energy company by investing the profits from fossil fuels in renewable energy; we support Shell to take the lead in creating a world […]

Follow This in The Guardian

February 16th, 2016|

Climate change dominates marathon Shell annual meeting

Oil firm faces barrage of questions on commitment to battling global warming despite backing resolution passed by shareholders requiring it to take action

Sean Farrell

Tuesday 19 May 2015 18.53 BST

Shell shareholders have voted through a resolution requiring it to test its business against international goals […]

Ben van Beurden (de directeur van Shell) over de overgang naar duurzame energie:

March 3rd, 2015|

“There is actually no problem that we cannot solve.”
“It is very important that we keep pace with the energy transition.”
“An organisation that has so many qualities, so much expertise, so much capital, has to be able to reinvent itself.”

http://www.shell.com/global/aboutshell/media/speeches-and-webcasts/features-and-highlights/realism-and-reinvention.html

De pensioenfondsen: duurzaam is het credo, maar fossiel blijft in het pakket

January 5th, 2015|

Pensioenfondsen hebben de mond vol van duurzaam en voor de lange termijn beleggen. FD Energie Pro vroeg de grote pensioenfondsen wat dat betekent voor hun beleggingen in olie, kolen en gas. Maar over hun beleggingen in fossiele energie zwijgen de pensioenfondsen liever. ‘Als je duurzaamheid belangrijk vindt als pensioenfonds, dan […]

Innovatiemantra Shell klinkt zachter als het over duurzame energie gaat

January 4th, 2015|

Shell wil het concurrerendste en innovatiefste energiebedrijf ter wereld zijn. Op het terrein van duurzame energie, waar innovaties de energiewereld misschien op zijn kop kunnen zetten, is Shell echter een stuk bescheidener. ‘De vraag die ik altijd stel is: hoe fout kunnen we zitten?’ zegt Chief Technology Officer Gerald Schotman.

Even […]

Wat kan de olie-industrie leren van de elektriciteitssector?

January 1st, 2015|

Iedereen die iets van bedrijfskunde weet, kent de BCG-matrix die producten of diensten simpelweg in vier categorieën verdeelt: Cashcows, Stars, Question Marks en Dogs. De belangrijkste adviezen van de Boston Consultancy Group (BCG), die deze matrix lang geleden bedacht: maak zoveel mogelijk winst met de melkkoeien en investeer die in […]