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Is BP shareholder vote a turning point for climate change?
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Is BP shareholder vote a turning point for climate change?

Oil giant told to set a business strategy consistent with the Paris Agreement, but activists say it doesn’t go far enough
22 May 2019
Shell to link executive pay to carbon reduction
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Shell to link executive pay to carbon reduction

As World Bank announces extra $200bn investment to combat climate change
4 Dec 2018
Shell launches first EV charging stations in the UK
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Shell launches first EV charging stations in the UK

Recharge will cost around £20 for electric hatchbacks, and £50 for saloons
18 Oct 2017
Shell sets up renewable energy unit to avoid 'brutish end'
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Shell sets up renewable energy unit to avoid 'brutish end'

Company reckons new operation could become "very big – but not for a decade"
16 May 2016
Shell shareholders back $50bn BG takeover
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Shell shareholders back $50bn BG takeover

Green light despite some opposing deal that was struck when the oil price was much higher
28 Jan 2016
Cameron warns petrol bosses: you will face full force of law
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Cameron warns petrol bosses: you will face full force of law

Oil bosses could be prosecuted if they are found to have rigged petrol prices, Prime Minister warns
16 May 2013
BUSINESS: Petrol prices 'rigged for a decade'
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BUSINESS: Petrol prices 'rigged for a decade'

BP and Shell offices raided over allegations that British motorists have been ripped off
15 May 2013

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