News and Media Releases 2019
Media releases published in 2019 by Shell in India
News and Highlights
After 25 years of operations, Shell, Reliance and ONGC JV transfer the Panna-Mukta fields back to ONGC
Dec 19, 2019
Mumbai - After 25 years of operating the Panna-Mukta oil and gas fields, the Panna-Mukta and Tapti (PMT) Joint Venture partners will be handing over the Panna-Mukta oil and gas fields back to the Government of India’s nominee i.e. ONGC on 21st December 2019.
Shell India and VisionSpring win global award for #DriveSafeIndia campaign
Dec 11, 2019
The Prince Michael Award Recognizes Outstanding Contributors to Improving Road Safety.
Team Averera from IIT-BHU clocks the best mileage at Shell’s ’Make the Future Live India 2019'
Nov 22, 2019
Bengaluru : The second edition of Shell’s ‘Make the Future Live India 2019’, featuring the Shell Eco-marathon competition has drawn to a close. Of the 24 participating teams, team AVERERA from Indian Institute of Technology - Banaras Hindu University clocked the best mileage of 387.9 km/kwh in the Battery electric prototype category.
Encouraging Innovation for the Future of Mobility: Shell Make the Future Live India 2019 Kicks Off in Bengaluru
Nov 21, 2019
Bengaluru: The second edition of the Make the Future Live India 2019 featuring Shell Eco-marathon, kicked off today at the Shell Technology Center, Bengaluru - one of Shell’s three global technology hubs. The event was flagged off by Mr. B. S. Yediyurappa, Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka. The event was also attended by Mr T.M Vijay Bhaskar, Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka and other senior bureaucrats.
Shell India recognized as ‘Top 10 Best Companies for Women in India’ third time in a row
Nov 08, 2019
Wins the ‘Working Mother and Avtar Best Companies for Women in India 2019’ for its progressive women policies and inclusive work culture.
d.light welcomes investment from Shell on its journey to impact 100 million lives
Nov 07, 2019
Shell’s investment will support d.light in its next phase of continued profitable growth as it positively impacts millions of customers, while giving several early investors a successful exit.
Orb Energy secures Shell investment in latest funding round
Oct 03, 2019
Fresh funds will help fuel the growth of Orb Energy’s in-house finance facility for more Indian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to benefit from solar power
Shell’s IT-Day charts course for industry-wide digital transformation
Aug 21, 2019
Bengaluru: Embracing the challenge of ensuring business relevance in a fast-changing digital landscape, Shell recently organised the third edition of its annual tech community event ‘Shell IT-Day’ 2019. Shell IT-Day 2019’s theme, ‘Product Mindset and Staying Relevant’, underscored the need for continuous industry-wide digital transformation to create and protect business value, whilst managing and balancing business risk.
Shell sells all its remaining Shareholding in Mahanagar Gas Limited
Aug 20, 2019
New Delhi: Shell today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, BG Asia Pacific Holdings Pte Ltd (BGAPH) has sold all its remaining shareholding in the publicly listed Mahanagar Gas Limited (MGL).
Shell uses Solar energy to help power lubricant plants in Europe and Asia
Aug 05, 2019
Shell is installing solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of seven lubricant plants in India, China, Italy, Singapore and Switzerland. Combined, the panels are expected to generate over 7,500 MWh of electricity annually and can result in the avoidance of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of approximately 4,500 tonnes on a CO2-equivalent basis per year, equivalent to taking about 2,600 cars off the road for one year.
Shell India recognised as ‘Aon Best Employer’ for second consecutive year
Aug 03, 2019
Mumbai - Shell India has received the ‘Best Employer - 2019’ award by global professional services firm Aon plc. Selected from amongst 125 peer organizations across industries, Shell India received the prestigious award for the second consecutive year.
Shell India and VisionSpring to make driving safer
Jul 10, 2019
Expand vision correction program to serve 3.65 lakh commercial drivers and transportation workers by 2020
Second edition of Make The Future Live India to be held at Shell’s Technology Centre in Bengaluru
Jul 09, 2019
- Make the Future Live to be held from November 19 – 22, 2019, where representatives from business, academia, government and students will explore the future of energy and mobility
- Young engineering students to compete with their self-designed and built energy-efficient vehicles in the Shell Eco-marathon, to see who can go farthest on the least amount of energy
Making India proud, team IIT-BHU emerges victorious at Make the Future Live Malaysia 2019
May 03, 2019
- Six teams from India participated at the Make the Future Live Malaysia festival in 2019
- India’s Team Averera from IIT-BHU secures second spot in the battery electric category, with an exceptional mileage of 465 km/kWh
- Takes home the Vehicle Design (Prototype) Award
Cleantech Solar and Shell complete transaction
Jan 11, 2019
Cleantech Solar announced today that it has completed the transaction for Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd (Shell) to acquire a 49% interest in the company, following receipt of all necessary regulatory and other approvals.
Shell completes deal to acquire 100% equity in Hazira LNG & Port Companies – now set to better serve Indian customers through a fully-owned and integrated Shell gas value chain
Jan 09, 2019
New Delhi : Shell Gas B.V., a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”), announced today that it has completed acquisition of 26% equity interest in the Hazira LNG and Port venture in India from Total Gaz Electricité Holdings France (“Total”). “This brings Shell’s equity interest in the venture to 100%.
Shell launches second cohort of start-ups under its E4 Programme
Jan 07, 2019
- Shell has selected eight start-ups for 2019, compared to five in 2018
- Focus of E4 programme has grown from offering one track to five tracks in 2019, covering the needs of startups at various stages.