Shell trims carbon footprint, as boss vows to 'step up' climate efforts

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Shell trims carbon footprint, as boss vows to 'step up' climate efforts

2019 Sustainability Report confirms oil giant is making progress with a raft of low carbon initiatives, but concerns remain over incremental pace of decarbonisation

Shell has today reiterated its commitment to slashing its carbon footprint, despite the challenges presented by the coronavirus crisis and plunging oil price with CEO Ben van Beurden stressing that the...

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