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Houma woman to stage protest at Shell AGM

A representative of the native American Houma Nation Council will attend Shell’s annual general meeting next week to call on the board and investors to put an end to new offshore leases in the Gulf of Mexico.

Oil & Gas

Eventful meeting for BP bosses

BP's senior bosses contended with screaming environmental protesters, a backlash on executive pay and more anger over the company's record in the Gulf of Mexico at an eventful annual meeting yesterday.

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Arctic exploration plans up in the air

Environmental and Alaska native groups will try to keep Shell Oil out of Arctic waters this summer by appealing against an air permit that was granted by America's Environmental Protection Agency.