News and Media Releases 2018
Media releases published in 2018 by Shell in India
News and Highlights
Shell invests in Cleantech Solar
Dec 19, 2018
Shell has reached a conditional agreement to acquire 49% of Cleantech Solar.
Shell’s global STEM education programme, NXplorers, comes to New Delhi
Dec 18, 2018
2,60,000 students across 3000 schools in India to explore issues and design solutions to solve real-life problems around food-water-energy
Shell’s Make the Future India ends with teams from Varanasi, Delhi and Vellore emerging winners at Shell Eco-marathon
Dec 09, 2018
Chennai, India: The first edition of Make the Future India, featuring Shell Eco-marathon concluded today at Madras Motor Race Track, Chennai.
Shell showcases the Global Vehicle Trust ‘OX’ at its marquee event Make the Future in Chennai
Dec 08, 2018
Chennai, India: Shell India launches "OX to India" - a potential mobility solution for accessible, efficient, all-terrain transportation in developing regions
Shell's Make The Future India 2018 accelerates conversation on future of mobility
Dec 07, 2018
Chennai, India: The first edition of Make the Future India 2018, featuring the Shell Eco-marathon, kicked off today at the Madras Motor Race Track in Chennai.
Karnataka Minister Shri Priyank Kharge announces grant worth Rs 50 lakh for start-ups with a social focus at Shell Energy Entrepreneurship conference 2018
Sep 03, 2018
Shell E4 start -up hub’s first cohort demonstrate energy and sustainability solutions at the conference
Total prize money of Rs. 20 lacs for winners of Shell Eco-marathon to be held at the Make the Future festival, India
Sep 03, 2018
Registration date extended to September 7, 2018
Shell India and Ministry of Road Transport and Highways roll out road safety program, #DriveSafeIndia to reach 5,000,000 millennials
Aug 29, 2018
New Delhi, Shell Companies in India, in partnership with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), Government of India, has rolled out #DriveSafeIndia, a behaviour change program to drive home the importance of safe driving practices aiming to reach 5 Million millennials leveraging social media and on ground activities.
Shell signs binding Letter of Intent (LoI) to secure 100% equity in Hazira LNG & Port Companies 27 August 2018
Aug 27, 2018
New Delhi, India: Shell Gas B.V., a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”), announced today that it has signed a binding Letter of Intent (LoI) with Total Gaz Electricité Holdings France (“Total”) to acquire its 26% equity in the Hazira LNG and Portventure in India, subject to regulatory approvals.
Shell Dilutes Interest in Mahanagar Gas Limited
Aug 23, 2018
Mumbai: Shell today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, BG Asia Pacific Holdings Pte Ltd (BGAPH) has continued with the dilution of its shareholding in the publicly listed Mahanagar Gas Limited (MGL) from 24% to now 10%.
Shell’s TechTonic 2018 deliberates on Digitalisation in the oil & gas industry
Aug 07, 2018
Bengaluru : A wave of digitalisation is sweeping through the Oil & Gas industry. From supermajors to small independent operators, new digital solutions are being implemented in areas as diverse as geological surveying, drilling and refining. The result is significant efficiency gains and cost savings. It is with this intent that Shell recently organised the second edition of its annual tech community event ‘TechTonic’ 2018 at the Shell IT Hub in Bengaluru, the largest IT hub for Shell globally. TechTonic is focused on inspiring learning about the entire hydrocarbon value chain of Shell, sparking new ideas through panel discussions, quiz competitions and masterclass sessions, and engaging the rich supplier and partner ecosystem.
Megh Singh wins the Shell Global Driver of the Year Award 2017
Jun 20, 2018
Award recognizes drivers on safe driving practices that lead the way for others.
Shell brings Make The Future festival to India for the first time
Jun 13, 2018
Shell Eco-marathon (SEM) challenges student teams around the world to design, build, test and drive ultra-energy-efficient vehicles. SEM will be part of Make the Future India, a platform for conversation, collaboration and innovation around the world’s energy challenges.
Shell Lubricants India
Jun 09, 2018
Shell lubricant in the no.1 lubricant supplier and a 70- year history of innovation. The company has its presence in various industries worldwide, including metal, mining, power generation and home energy.
Shell Lubricants and Hyundai complete a decade of partnership in India
May 18, 2018
Extend contract for the next 3 years; Launch new engine oil for Hyundai Customers.
Shell Lubricants unveils the ‘Power of Partnerships’ campaign to celebrate industry Collaboration and partnerships
May 16, 2018
Extends its brand promise of ‘Together Anything is Possible’ to help the industry achieve operational efficiency together
Shell India awarded United Nation’s Best Innovative Practices award 2018 for “Women at Workplace” category
May 11, 2018
New Delhi, Shell India received United Nation’s Best Innovative Practices award for “Women at Workplace” category at the United Nations Global Compact Network India(UNGCNI) Gender Equality Summit 2018. This is a recognition of Shell’s ongoing efforts in creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace where women are consistently provided opportunities to advance their careers whilst maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
Shell Lubricants India Announces Free Health Camps for truck drivers and mechanics to Celebrate Road Safety Week 2018
May 03, 2018
Enhancing ‘on-road’ safety with focus on driver health
Fully Synthetic, State of the art, Shell Helix HX8 now available in India
Apr 16, 2018
Engine protection that adapts to every drive.
Shell brings the Global Vehicle Trust OX: the inventive flat-pack truck, to India
Apr 11, 2018
New Delhi: Shell has announced that it will commission a pre-production prototype of the world’s first flat-pack truck and it will take this truck to India, which is home to almost 18% of the world’s population1. The ‘OX to India’ mission will showcase the capabilities of the vehicle for bringing low-cost all-terrain mobility to rural communities in developing countries.
Shell Dilutes Interest in Mahanagar Gas Limited
Apr 11, 2018
Mumbai: Shell today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, BG Asia Pacific Holdings Pte Ltd (BGAPH) has diluted its shareholding in the publicly listed Mahanagar Gas Limited (MGL) from 32.50% equity to 24.0% equity shares.
Shell E4 welcomes its first cohort of 5 start-ups designing solutions to power a sustainable india
Mar 26, 2018
Bangalore: Shell E4 (Energizing and Enabling Energy Entrepreneurs) accelerator programme has selected five innovative start-ups amongst hundreds of applicants as its first cohort in India.
Delhi Technological University wins the communications award at Shell Make the Future, Singapore
Mar 20, 2018
New Delhi: Shell Companies in India is proud to announce that Delhi Technological University (DTU) Supermileage team won the Off-Track Communications Award 2018 at the just concluded Shell Eco Marathon 2018 in Singapore.
Indian Students to compete in Singapore as Shell's Make the Future Festival returns for a second year
Feb 28, 2018
Make the Future Singapore returns for a second year, showcasing bright ideas and innovations that address the global energy challenge as part of a four-day public festival. 10 futuristic cars from India will challenge their peers on the track with their own energy-efficient designs at the 2018 edition of the Shell Eco-marathon. Over 120 student teams from Asia Pacific and the Middle East competing in the Asian leg of this worldwide programme