2023 Media releases
News and Media Releases for 2023.
Houston Dynamo Football Club and Shell Energy announce stadium naming rights agreement
Jan 17, 2023
The first major league soccer-specific stadium in a downtown district will re-open its doors as Shell Energy Stadium in 2023.
Shell Launches New and Improved V-Power® NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline at New York City Event
May 12, 2023
Houston − Today, Equilon Enterprises LLC, dba Shell Oil Products US (“Shell”) announced the official launch of its new and improved formulation of their Shell V-Power® NiTRO+ Premium Gasoline.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Earns Gold Certification for Commitment to Sustainability and Community Impact
Apr 20, 2023
New Orleans, Louisiana - The Council for Responsible Sport certified Jazz Fest recognizing performance across environmental, social and economic impact – Largest cultural event to receive certification.
Meet the local businesses selected for Shell and LiftFund accelerator program
Apr 18, 2023
New Orleans, LA – 25 small businesses from 13 South Louisiana parishes are part of first group in customized business accelerator and entrepreneurial support program.
Shell USA, Inc. finalizes acquisition of Volta Inc., scaling up its U.S. public electric vehicle charging network
Mar 31, 2023
Houston − Shell USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Volta Inc. (Volta) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately USD $169 million. With this acquisition, Shell now owns and operates one of the largest public electric vehicle (EV) charging networks in the U.S. The closing of the transaction occurred after receiving various regulatory clearances and approval from Volta’s stockholders.
Shell takes investment decision at Dover in US Gulf of Mexico
Mar 15, 2023
Houston, Texas, − Shell Offshore Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc (Shell), announced the Final Investment Decision (FID) for Dover, a planned subsea tieback to the Shell-operated Appomattox production hub in the US Gulf of Mexico (GoM). Dover is expected to start production in late 2024-early 2025 and produce up to 21,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d) at peak rates.
Shell completes sale of interest in Aera Energy to IKAV
Feb 28, 2023
Houston − Shell Offshore Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc, has completed the previously announced sale of its 100% interest in Shell Onshore Ventures LLC which holds a 51.8% membership interest in Aera Energy LLC to IKAV.
Shell starts production at Vito in US Gulf of Mexico
Feb 16, 2023
Houston, Texas − Shell Offshore Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc (Shell), announced that production has started at the Shell-operated Vito floating production facility in the US Gulf of Mexico (GoM). With an estimated peak production of 100,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, Vito is the company’s first deep-water platform in the GoM to employ a simplified, cost-efficient host design.
Shell USA, Inc. and Volta Inc. sign a definitive merger agreement
Jan 18, 2023
Houston - Shell USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Class A common stock of Volta Inc. (NYSE: VLTA) (Volta) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately USD $169 million.