2017

Shell Garners Anvil Awards

03 20, 17

Shell companies in the Philippines was recognized for its outstanding programs on sustainability, responsible energy, innovation, youth development, and safety in the recently concluded 52nd Anvil Awards by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines.

2015

Malampaya gets a lift

09 9, 15

A new depletion compression platform at the Malampaya gas field will keep lights burning in Manila for years to come. Upstream Technology's Russell McCulley talks to Shell about the landmark project’s latest development phase and the technical and logistical challenges involved.

Malampaya: The future of energy now

06 29, 15

More than a decade after its inception, Malampaya continues to provide a stable supply of energy, meeting close to 40 percent of Luzon's power needs

Malampaya: A Philippine innovation

05 28, 15

The Malampaya Deep Water Gas-to-Power Project Depletion Compression Platform as part of Malampaya Phase 3 showcases the world-class Filipino talent.

Shell tops 50th Anvil Awards

05 4, 15

Shell companies in the Philippines bagged a total of 14 awards at the 50th Anvil Awards of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines.

Strength to strength

03 10, 15

SEM Asia 2015 saw a record of 127 teams, five new mileage records, and strong bonds formed as students helped each other overcome technical challenges.

Shell Brings Together Asia’s Leading Experts To Discuss Sustainable Development Of Cities

02 26, 15

Shell today gathered experts on resilience and smart cities to inform and inspire some 300 regional delegates at the second Powering Progress Together Forum in Manila. Themed “Resilience in an Urbanising World”, the session was moderated by international broadcast journalist Maryam Nemazee and was held against the backdrop of the annual Shell Eco-marathon Asia student mileage competition.

Engineering dreams

02 24, 15

Sharing mutual passion for fuel efficiency, a student and his team take up the challenge of designing a car for the upcoming mileage competition.

2014

Gas in the Philippine energy mix

11 21, 14

Global gas experts and leaders shared their perspectives on the quest for the future’s energy security during AmCham's event.

Shell sustains Yolanda rehab

07 10, 14

Shell donated 4.5 million pesos to Philippine Business for Social Progress in support to Pinoy Relief Fund's recovery projects.

PANA recognises Shell’s Integrity campaign

06 30, 14

The Philippine Association of National Advertisers (PANA) has recognised Shell companies in the Philippines’ I-Commit Integrity Campaign as an outstanding Internal Communications programme in the 1st PANAta Marketing Effectiveness Awards held recently at Makati Shangri-La.

Shell active chess swings to Cebu

06 22, 14

The chase for berths in the grand finals of the 22nd Shell National Youth Active Chess Championship shifts to Cebu when the Visayas leg of the nationwide circuit is held on July 12 to 13 at SM City Consolacion event center in Consolacion, Cebu.

Shell bags international Gold Quill awards

06 17, 14

Two outstanding communications programs of Shell companies in the Philippines were feted this year by the renowned International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) in its prestigious Gold Quill Awards, presented at an Excellence Awards Gala during the annual IABC World Conference held in Toronto, Canada.

Factoring social costs in the energy mix

06 10, 14

Economic growth, population growth and urbanization all contribute to a heightened demand for energy in the country. While the ideal source of all our requirements is renewable energy such as hydro, geothermal, biomass, solar and wind, there are limits on what can be harnessed at this time given geography, weather patterns, availability and cost. As such, the country needs a mix of various sources of energy which will also include coal, natural gas and petroleum products.

Multimedia arts debuts in 47th Shell art tilt

06 10, 14

The Shell National Students Art Competition (NSAC), one of the most enduring and highly anticipated contests supporting young Filipino talents in the arts, announces a new category for its 47th edition this year.

PHLPost marks Shell centenary with commemorative stamps

05 2, 14

Shell companies in the Philippines (SciP) and the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) recently signed a memorandum of agreement on the issuance of special commemorative stamps marking the power, energy and gas technology leader’s 100 years of presence in the country

Empowering kids as junior fire marshals

04 30, 14

Public school kids as young as nine years old in Batangas City are teaching their peers the basics of fire safety and inspecting their schools for fire hazards.

Resilience and partnership in the face of tragedy

04 28, 14

Last November, the devastating typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) slashed across the Eastern Visayas region, impacting the lives of hundreds of thousands of Filipinos. In succeeding days, we witnessed how our people struggled with severe water and food shortages as they were cut off from power, the continued supply of which could have made the relief operations much easier.

EDGAR CHUA: The Subtleties of Strength

04 21, 14

There isn’t much force in the tone of his voice, nothing intimidating in his stance or his demeanor. Still, for all that is calm and low-key about Shell Philippines country chair Edgar “Ed” Chua, he commands your attention. Better yet, he wins your respect – and more.

Resilience and Partnership in the Face of Tragedy

04 3, 14

Last November, the devastating typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) slashed across the Eastern Visayas region, impacting the lives of hundreds of thousands of Filipinos. In succeeding days, we witnessed how our people struggled with severe water and food shortages as they were cut off from power, which could have made the relief operations much easier.

Filipino students shine in global ideas tilt

03 26, 14

Students from Philippine universities demonstrated record-breaking participation in a landmark global competition for innovative methods and ideas on meeting future energy demands related to energy, food and water.

Centennial offers from Shell and Citibank

03 21, 14

In partnership with Citibank, Shell’s centennial celebration continues to bring more exciting offers for its loyal customers. From February 15 to June 30, 2014, Shell and Citibank welcomes new-to-bank Shell Citi Cardholders with 2 Shell Vintage Sports Bags.

Shell marks United Nations World Water Day

03 21, 14

As the world commemorates UN World Water Day this year and its theme of the “water-energy nexus”, Shell is helping to raise awareness of the linkages between the world’s water and energy systems and the need for integrated solutions.

European Ambassadors impressed with Malampaya Phase 3

03 20, 14

The European Union (EU) Delegation to the Philippines led by Ambassador Guy Ledoux visited the Keppel Subic Shipyard on February 20, 2014 to witness the ongoing fabrication activities of Malampaya Phase 3’s Depletion Compression Platform.

Shell supports fete for top Filipino firefighters

03 17, 14

Gas technology leader and smarter mobility proponent Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation joined the Safety Organisation of the Philippines Inc. (SOPI) and the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in recognizing The Outstanding Pilipino Firefighters (TOPF) for 2013, in an event held recently at the Midas Hotel in Pasay City.

Excellence in multi-stakeholder communications: Shell bags four Anvil Awards

02 27, 14

The Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) has recognised Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. for exemplary communications programmes showcasing its social investment projects across various stakeholder sectors—from arts and culture to road safety and community health—at the recent 49th Anvil Awards held at Solaire Resort and Casino in Pasay City.

A symbol of progress and change

01 27, 14

The image of a yellow-and-red outlined seashell is arguably one of the most distinctive and enduring brands in the world, and yet when one stops and thinks about it, what might a giant scallop actually have to do with the world’s leading power, energy and gas technology company?

A widow’s tale of illuminating a barrio

01 27, 14

Almost a century ago—when storage tanks of gasoline stations were not yet built underground and looked more like ice cream carts rather than behemoth cylindrical structures of today—a 19-year-old widow emerged as one of the pioneers in the petroleum industry for helping supply power to the darkest barrios in Silang.

Bianca Gonzalez represents the Philippines for the Shell FuelSave Celebrity Driving Challenge

01 23, 14

Over 100 student teams from 15 countries across Asia and the Middle East are participating in Shell Eco-marathon (SEM) Asia 2014 which will be held in Manila, Philippines for the first time in February. As a kick-off for the event, Shell Philippines conducted a Shell FuelSave Celebrity Driving Challenge with Bianca Gonzalez, demonstrating to everyday drivers how easy it is for anyone to become more fuel efficient.

Shell secures VisMin energy future with multi-billion project

01 22, 14

In an effort to help the country secure a more sustainable energy future, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation is putting up a multi-billion peso fuel import facility in Cagayan de Oro that is expected to cater to the power and energy needs of millions of residents, motorists and other end-users and consumers in Visayas and Mindanao.

Powering progress

01 8, 14

Celebrating a hundred years is definitely a monumental feat for this company that has played a role in the many historical milestones of the country.

2013

Making a big difference to a town’s road safety

11 20, 13

Subic town is the site where Malampaya Phase 3 (MP3) Project’s Depletion Compression Platform is being fabricated. The MP3 Project, through the Malampaya Foundation, Inc. (MFI) launched a social performance program to promote road safety in Subic town called Project KALSADA or ‘Kaligtasan sa Daan’ (Safety on the Road) to help address the problem of rampant road accidents which is the fourth leading cause of death in the Philippines according to the Philippine Department of Health. Particularly in Subic, there were over a hundred road accidents recorded in the area that involved the tricycle.

Shell cited for top ethical business practices

11 18, 13

Gas technology leader and sustainable mobility proponent Shell is among seven companies in the Philippines that received highest ratings in ethical business practices. The recognition was given by the Makati Business Club (MBC) in cooperation with the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP), which established the Integrity Initiative—a private sector-led campaign that aims to strengthen ethical standards in society. It aspires for a level playing field for business, where ethical companies enjoy competitive advantage in both government and private sector transactions.

Taking action for Sustainable Development

10 29, 13

Almost 300 student delegates and Shell scholars gathered at the 3rd Shell Youth SD Congress, generating innovative ideas and productive discussions on sustainable development and future energy visions for the country.

Southeast Asia can lead the way in clean energy future

10 8, 13

Southeast Asia, home to nearly 600 million people, has seen robust growth despite two major financial crises. Since 1990, the region has grown at an average of 9% while its urban populations have nearly doubled in the same period. Millions have been lifted from poverty.

Natural Gas: The New Trend in Power

10 7, 13

Shell, a global leader in power, energy, and gas technology, is working to meet increasing energy demand and supply challenges by delivering smarter products and cleaner energy, smarter infrastructure, promoting smarter use and by developing new energy sources while addressing the impact on the environment, through advanced fuels and lubricants technology and unlocking sources of cleaner burning-natural gas.

Malampaya Gas Project empowers women, workers

09 26, 13

The Malampaya Deep Water Gas-to-Power Project Phase 3 (MP3) has launched skills training programs in Subic for some of the most important sectors of society——women and workers on the road, particularly traffic enforcers and public utility vehicle drivers such as tricycle drivers.

Pioneering Inclusive Growth in the Philippine Natural Gas Industry

09 24, 13

‘Inclusive growth’ has become the current buzzword. Some say it’s a myth, others say that the country is a long way from it. The Philippines’ robust economy would have made it easy to believe that middle-class comforts are now within the reach of the majority of Filipinos. Studies tell otherwise.

Malampaya Gas Project training center enhances Filipino capability to world-class standards

09 19, 13

The Malampaya Deep Water Gas-to-Power Project formally opened the Malampaya HSSE Training Center at the SITE Skills Training Center in Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga on Friday, September 13, 2013. The facility offers world-class trainings on Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) to equip local workers with competencies necessary to execute fabrication yard and offshore work for Malampaya Phase 3 (MP3) efficiently and with no harm to people and the environment.

Shell responds to “Maring” victims

09 13, 13

Recent tropical storm “Maring” combined with the southwest monsoon resulted in heavy rainfall and widespread flooding in 663 areas under 92 municipalities and cities all over the country. Five provinces, eight cities and nine municipalities were declared under a state of calamity, according to data from National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).

RP teams dominate 2013 Shell Eco-marathon Asia off-track awards

08 19, 13

Philippine representative teams dominated the off-track awards of the 2013 Shell Eco-marathon Asia, garnering three citations across six categories in the renowned annual competition that challenges students from around the world to design, build, and drive vehicles that exemplify smarter mobility.

Safety is a way of life in Shell

08 1, 13

[BATANGAS CITY/AUGUST 2013] Making Shell synonymous with safety seems ironic in Batangas City where its lorry trucks painted “flammable” rumble through the streets, and its giant tanks of fuel oils and gas hug a coastline.

Manila hosts 2014 Shell Eco-marathon Asia

07 31, 13

The stage is set for the Shell Eco-marathon Asia to be held in Manila, presented and organized by the Shell companies in the Philippines (SciP) starting next year until 2016. The renowned annual competition challenges students from around the world to design, build, and drive vehicles that exemplify smarter mobility, and to find innovative methods in addressing future energy challenges.

Paying it forward through art

07 29, 13

People express gratitude in many ways, but for former winners of the Shell National Students Art Competition, they do so as artists naturally would—by using brushes, canvasses and colors. However, this time, they are not creating their own masterpieces, but are teaching eager schoolchildren how to use these tools of their trade.

Shell to supply LNG to power Philippines’ future growth

07 8, 13

While Phase 2 and 3 of the Malampaya Deep Water Gas-to-Power Project is still being completed, Shell is already looking into building a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal near its refinery in Tabangao, Batangas and is currently conducting a technical feasibility study that will look into its viability.

Shell Presents Future of Energy Through Scenarios

06 26, 13

Shell International’s Chief Political Analyst in the Global Business Environment Team Dr Cho-Oon Khong was in Manila recently for the Shell-led New Lens Scenarios Forum, which gathered over 200 participants and stakeholders from the government, private sector, media, academe, and non-government organisations.

Beyond the canvass

06 24, 13

Since 1951 when the Shell National Students Art Competition was launched—with a singular category of on-the-spot painting—certain divisions have been added through the decades to encourage Filipino talent in the other art forms as well. These efforts reflect the diverse and dynamic nature of art and artists, and the changing times. Today, apart from the Oil or Acrylic Painting category, there are also categories in Watercolor Painting, Sculpture, and Digital Arts.

CEPV New Lens Scenarios Op Ed

06 17, 13

Firm and far-reaching policies can address the world’s resource and environmental stresses, but the window of opportunity is shrinking.

Shell bags silver awards in prestigious 2013 UA&P Tambuli Awards

06 7, 13

‘Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) 2012: Moving Forward with Smarter Mobility’, (advocacy category) and ‘Shell Pepeng Pasada’s Sali na S.I.R. campaign’ (Integrated Promo and Activation-Led Programme) won Silver Awards in the 2013 UA&P Tambuli Awards (7th Asia-Pacific Integrated Marketing Effectiveness and Values Awards) held at the UA&P Auditorium in Pasig City.

Providing energy access to IP communities

05 29, 13

Shell in the Philippines continues to provide energy access to far-flung areas in Palawan, Philippines with its recent donation of solar lamps to IP (indigenous people) communities. The solar lamps were earned by Shell staff volunteers as the biggest contingent in the 2012 Run for Light Marathon. This initiative will enable health volunteers and para-teachers to enhance tribal education, livelihood programme, and delivery of healthcare services such as early malaria diagnosis.

Cleaner energy to power collective action of ASEAN economies

05 28, 13

Increasing borderless transaction, falling trade barriers, and intense competition have brought about major realignment of priorities among economies of the world. Establishments of trading blocks and regional integration are fast becoming norms to attract business and promote growth.

Shell Eco-marathon Cars Showcased at Innovations Fair

04 29, 13

(02 April 2013, Makati City) – Mind Museum visitors and exhibitors, including members of the Shell Eco-marathon student teams, experienced firsthand what Albert Einstein meant when he said: “Creativity is intelligence having fun.”

Mapua unveils entries to 2013 Shell Eco-Marathon Asia

04 3, 13

(01 April 2013, Makati City) – Mapua Institute of Technology (Mapua) has unveiled its two car entries to this year’s Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) Asia to signal the Philippines’ participation in the annual competition on energy-efficient vehicles.

Shell makes gassing up more refreshing for summer

04 1, 13

Many Filipinos anticipate the summer as it provides the perfect setting to take some time off and go on long drives. But with the intense heat, it’s always good to have refreshments that you can share with families and friends. With this in mind, Shell aims to make summer more refreshing by offering free Coca-Cola to their customers.

Shell Eco-marathon Asia bags coveted Anvil

03 18, 13

Shell Eco-marathon Asia, one of Shell’s chief programs for its “Smarter Mobility” campaign, took home a Merit Award under the PR Programs on a Sustained Basis Category at the recently concluded 48th Anvil Awards staged by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) on March 6, 2013 at Makati Shangri-La Hotel.

Shell FuelSave Day bags prestigious Anvil

03 18, 13

The Shell FuelSave Day that successfully marked a Guinness World Record for the Largest Fuel Efficiency Lesson reaped a coveted Anvil Award of Merit under the PR Tools – Special Events Category in the 48th Anvil Awards, conferred by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP). The Anvil Award is known as a symbol of excellence among Public Relations practitioners and is dubbed as the “Oscars” of local PR practice as it recognizes outstanding PR programs and tools that promote public interest, good values and genuine service to the community and society.

Shell’s Movement Against Malaria honored with an Anvil

03 18, 13

At the recently concluded ceremony, Shell companies in the Philippines’ (SciP) Movement Against Malaria bagged a coveted Merit Award under the PR Programs on a Sustained Basis Category in the 48th Anvil Awards conferred by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines.

Shell Pepeng Pasada Club wins an Anvil Award

03 18, 13

Shell companies in the Philippines (SciP)’s Pepeng Pasada Club (PPC) bagged a coveted Anvil Award of Merit under the PR Program on a Sustained Basis Category in the 48th Anvil Awards conferred by the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP). Shell Pepeng Pasada Club was among the elite roster of honorees, besting a total of 396 entries from top corporations, organizations, institutions and government agencies.

New Shell scenarios sharpen focus on future for society, energy

02 28, 13

The Hague, Feb. 28, 2013 – Shell today released new scenarios that explore two possible ways the 21st century could unfold, with dramatically different implications for society and the world’s energy system. One scenario sees cleaner-burning natural gas becoming the most important energy source globally by the 2030s and early action to limit carbon dioxide emissions. The other sees solar becoming the top source by about 2070, but with slower action to address the threat of climate change.

Shell helps rebuild the lives of typhoon Sendong victims with Gawad Kalinga

01 21, 13

Shell companies in the Philippines (SciP) Country Chairman Edgar Chua recently led the turn-over of 122 houses to Gawad Kalinga (GK) in Brgy Calaanan in Cagayan De Oro (CDO) City —one year after the devastation wrought by tropical storm Sendong (international name typhoon Washi) in the provinces of Northern Mindanao.

DOLE, SOPI, DSWD recognise SBSC-Manila for exemplary safety and health milestone

01 15, 13

The Department of Labour and Employment (DOLE)-Bureau of Working Conditions (BWC) conferred the 2012 Safety Milestone (SMILE) Recognition Award to Shell Business Service Centre (SBSC) Manila for the centre’s commitment and effort in the effective implementation of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) practices which resulted to No Lost Time Accident for 2011. The award was given recently during the 7th Safety Milestone (Smile) Recognition Programme held at the Pacific Ballroom of The Pan Pacific Manila Hotel.

Shell Anibong Terminal, Malampaya Onshore Gas Plant win prestigious DENR Award

01 8, 13

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation and Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. were among the 18 firms which received DENR’s Official Seal of Approval, in recognition of their efforts in incorporating green policies across business operations to help protect the environment. The 18 awardees have not faced a single complaint before the DENR's Pollution Adjudication Board (PAB) in the past three years.

2012

Shell, DoT ink MoU to stage Eco-marathon Asia in Manila from 2014 to 2016

12 21, 12

The competition will be held at Rizal Park – the park dedicated to Philippine national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, who believed in the power of the youth as a force in nation building. Rizal Park’s wide driveway along Roxas Boulevard will serve as the road track where energy-efficient cars designed and fabricated by student teams will be road-tested and judged by a panel of technical experts.

Shell Helps Create Opportunities for Unlad sa Pasada scholars

12 19, 12

(Makati City, 19 December 2012) – Twenty scholars from the National Capital Region (NCR) and Cavite comprising the pilot batch of Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation’s (Shell) Unlad sa Pasada Scholarship Program recently completed and passed their training in Welding, Automotive Mechanic, Consumer Electronics, Food and Beverage Servicing, Bookkeeping, Basic Computer and Mobile Phone Repair courses.

Shell Pandacan, SBSC, SPEX MOGP win SOPI’s Industrial Safety Award

12 19, 12

(Makati City, 19 December 2012) – Three facilities of Shell companies in the Philippines bagged the Industrial Safety Award for their outstanding safety records during the 45th National Industrial Safety Convention held recently at the Subic Bay Freeport Zone. Recipients of the award are Shell Business Service Centre (SBSC) Manila for over 15.7 million man-hours safety; Shell Pandacan Terminal for 6.1 million man-hours of safety; and the Malampaya Onshore Gas Plant (MOGP) in Batangas for 1.1 million man-hours of safety.

Shell engage youth on sustainable development

12 11, 12

By 2050, two billion people are projected to add to the planet’s population. While people are shaking off energy poverty by buying their first car, refrigerator, or gadgets - such change in lifestyle, rapid urbanization, increasing population, and energy demand, will put stresses in the essentials of life – water, food, and energy, that can be aggravated by climate change.

FPI awards Shell as Most Outstanding Corporation in Health and Safety

12 5, 12

[Makati City, November 26, 2012] - Shell companies in the Philippines (SciP) received the Most Outstanding Corporation Award in the practice of Health and Safety, given by the Federation of the Philippine Industries, Inc. (FPI) during its 2nd Philippine Manufacturers and Producers Summit held at the Hotel InterContinental Manila on November 22, 2012.

Excellence turns 50 at Tabangao

11 29, 12

2012 marks five decades of hard work, team spirit and excellence of the Tabangao Refinery in the Philippines - one of Shell's most awarded.

Mangyan youth welds his dream in a foreign land

11 28, 12

Twenty-four year old Jonard Antonio's dream of working abroad came true this year when he was hired as a welder in Saudi Arabia a few months after he finished a vocational course at Bulalacao Technical Vocational College (BTVC) in Oriental Mindoro.

Shell urges students: ‘Take on the energy challenge with imagination’

11 22, 12

(Makati City, 22 November 2012) – High school and college science students learned about the vital role that technology and innovation plays in advancing solutions to face the energy challenge in Smarter Mobility talks given by Shell Malaysia Senior Fuels Scientist Colin Chin and Shell Eco-Marathon alumnus Jericho Rivera held at the University of Asia and the Pacific in Pasig City.

Shell Advance Customers Unlock More Ducati Premium Items

11 19, 12

1,500 Shell Advance riders from across the Philippines will soon receive premium Ducati items such as model Ducati bikes, jackets, t-shirts and caps, as Shell Advance announces today more winners of the Unlock A Ducati promo.

A diver’s mission for Verde Island

10 11, 12

Leaving behind the old form of fishing he had been accustomed to all his life, Malampaya Foundation Inc.’s divers training alumni Francisco Balid embraces his duty of promoting the preservation of Verde Island’s marine life.

PSFI@30: A legacy of best practices in corporate social responsibility

08 24, 12

Pilipinas Shell Foundation Inc. (PSFI) has 30 years experience in managing social development programs of national and local scales ranging from leadership enhancement and attitude development; technical, vocational and agricultural skills development, training and employment; healthcare and services, sanitation, and safety; livelihood and entrepreneurship development; to environmental stewardship.

Shell meets energy demands through Smarter and Cleaner Energy

07 17, 12

Shell companies in the Philippines Country Chairman Edgar Chua joined business leaders and decision makers from the energy, commercial and industrial sectors in the 3rd Philippine Energy Efficiency Forum (PEEF) 2012 held on July 10, 2012 in SMX Convention Center in Pasay City, Manila.

Driving innovation and energy efficiency at the Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2012

07 12, 12

Shell Eco-marathon (SEM) Asia 2012 Philippine Teams with Shell staff and volunteers celebrate the highly successful event, which brought together 119 students teams from 8 countries across Asia and the Middle East. Participating teams focused on a simple challenge: How to squeeze the best performance – measured in litres per kilometer – from their innovative vehicles running on a variety of different fuel types.

Shell and partners mark Fire Prevention Month with Search for Outstanding Firefighters

03 27, 12

In celebration of the 46th Fire Prevention Month, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell), in partnership with the Safety Organization of the Philippines (SOPI), is launching a campaign recognizing the valor of Filipino firefighters. The search for the Outstanding Pilipino Firefighters (TOPF) is an annual programme aimed at acknowledging and appreciating the bravery and dedication of firefighters who risk their lives to protect people and property from fires.

Shell and BFP team up to promote fire safety

03 7, 12

In line with the observance of the 46th Fire Prevention Month, Shell companies in the Philippines partnered with the Bureau of Fire Protection in its advocacy of promoting fire safety in the community. The partnership was marked by the signing of the BFP-Shell Fire Safety Initiative Memorandum of Agreement which jumpstarts the series of safety trainings, programs and fire drills to be conducted in Shell’s network of terminals, retail sites and corporate offices.

2011

Royal Dutch Shell supports relief efforts for typhoon Sendong victims

01 4, 12

Royal Dutch Shell plc said today that it is donating US$1 million, in response to the catastrophic typhoon Sendong (international name typhoon Washi). The deadliest cyclone to hit the Philippines in the last 12 years, typhoon Sendong left over a thousand people dead in the provinces of northern Mindanao and billions worth of infrastructure and agriculture in ravages.

Shell C.A.R.E.S. for typhoon Sendong victims

12 23, 11

Through Shell Corporate Assistance for Relief and Emergency Services, (Shell C.A.R.E.S.), Shell companies in the Philippines’ disaster assistance program, the company launched a corporate-wide donation drive to assist families in Cagayan de Oro and Iligan affected by Typhoon Sendong.

FPI awards Shell as Most Outstanding Corporation in the CSR Practice

11 29, 11

Shell companies in the Philippines (Shell) was hailed as the Most Outstanding Corporation in the Practice of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by the Federation of Philippine Industries (FPI) in its 2011 Recognition Awards for Outstanding Practices and Initiatives in Sustainable Development.

Shell Instapave provides easier access to Gawad Kalinga's Enchanted Farm

10 24, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) has contributed its paving systems technology for the construction of Gawad Kalinga (GK)’s Enchanted Farm in Angat, Bulacan. Access to the farm is now made easier, thanks to Shell’s Instapave technology, an all-weather paving system ideal for rural roads. Shell Instapave smoothened a kilometre of rough road inside the farm, providing easier access to Gawad Kalinga’s livelihood programs that help improve the quality of life in local communities.

Shell Responds to Oil Price Volatilities, Aims for Timelier Adjustments

09 6, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) has announced that it will look into increasing the frequency of implementing price adjustments, i.e., to at least twice a week, in order to timely reflect changes in the international oil markets and foreign exchange, thus promoting greater pricing transparency.

Shell, SOPI hail Outstanding Filipino Firefighters

08 8, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell), in partnership with the Safety Organization of the Philippines (SOPI), awarded six officers of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) for their exemplary performance and selfless public service and hailed them as the Outstanding Filipino Firefighters of 2010.

Philippine teams bag On-Track and Off-Track Awards at Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2011

07 12, 11

In the recently concluded Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2011 in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Philippine teams from the University of the Philippines (UP) and Mapua Institute of Technology won both On-Track and Off-Track Awards as they competed with the region’s brightest students in the global quest to design and build a vehicle that can travel the farthest distance using the least amount of energy.

Filipino Talents Reap Shell Global Awards

07 1, 11

With operations spanning 90 countries across the globe and an aim to deliver society’s growing energy needs in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways, Shell puts a premium on promoting excellent performance among all its employees and business partners. The global energy and petrochemical company recognizes that people are the key to delivering business growth and unparalleled customer satisfaction and, as such, never fails to honour those who have demonstrated determination and discipline to deliver value to customers while driving targeted growth.

Shell Instapave links people to Gawad Kalinga’s Enchanted Farm

06 29, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) has contributed its paving systems technology for the construction of the Gawad Kalinga (GK) Enchanted Farm in Angat, Bulacan. The 1.1 kilometre rough road of the farm is now being paved using Shell’s Instapave technology, an all-weather paving system ideal for rural roads.

Shell Advance launches competition to find the ultimate riding wonder

06 23, 11

Shell Advance, the leading motorcycle lubricant brand and Ducati’s technical partner, has today launched their new global promotion to find the world’s ultimate Riding Wonder. ‘The Seven Riding Wonders of The World’ promotion is asking motorcycle enthusiasts from all corners of the globe to vote for their favourite road, track or riding experience.

P-Noy Sends Off SEM Team Philippines

06 15, 11

President Benigno S. Aquino III (P-Noy) welcomed the members of Shell Eco-marathon (SEM) Asia Team Philippines 2011 on June 7, 2011 in Malacañang. Receiving the blessing of the President serves as an inspiration for the members of Team Philippines to bring pride and honour to the country as they prepare for the fast approaching SEM competition to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s Sepang International Racing Circuit on July 6-9, 2011.

Shell bags Tambuli Awards

06 15, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation won two awards in the recently concluded Tambuli Awards of The University of Asia and the Pacific which valued both business results and socially relevant marketing communications. The Shell Eco-marathon Asia and Making Every Drop Count: The Search for the Philippines' Smartest Drivers campaigns were given bronze awards in the Best PR-Initiated campaigns. Both campaigns aimed to promote the smarter and more efficient use of fuel, as a response to the world’s growing energy challenges.

Shell partners with Quezon City to make Commonwealth Avenue safer for all

06 14, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) joins hands with the Quezon City government, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), Quezon City 2nd District Congressman Winnie Castelo and AKO-Bicol partylist in transforming Commonwealth Avenue from an area prone to road accidents into the safest highway in Quezon City.

Pilipinas Shell boosts Action for Road Safety

06 6, 11

Answering the call to action to make roads safer for everyone, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Pilipinas Shell) joins the United Nations Decade of Action Road Safety 2011-2020, a global effort aimed at reducing road injuries and deaths.

Shell supports Ride for Light 2011

05 5, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) takes part in Ride for Light 2011, organized by the Solar Foundation Network comprised of Stiftung Solarenergie, Sun Transfer, and Hybrid Social Solutions. The initiative aims to bring light to isolated villages through solar energy, by powering 3.5 million homes across the Philippines.

Shell supports “Pantawid Pasada” Program for the transport sector

05 3, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) showed full support for the government’s “Pantawid Pasada” program at today’s launch in Camp Crame. Around 200 Shell stations nationwide are being readied to accept the government issued Pantawid Pasada cards, which jeepney drivers may use in purchasing fuels.

Shell supports disaster relief efforts in Japan

04 28, 11

The Shell companies in the Philippines (Shell) contribute to provide disaster relief assistance in response to the catastrophic earthquake and subsequent tsunamis in the Northeastern part of Japan.

Shell’s Movement Against Malaria bags a prestigious AmCham photo award

04 28, 11

Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc.(PSFI)’s Movement Against Malaria (MAM) program entry, titled “Show Me What You’ve Got” bagged the best photo award for the Delivering Equitable Healthcare Category at the 3rd Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Photo Competition organized by the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham).

Lights out for Mother Earth: Shell celebrates Earth Hour 2011

04 4, 11

At exactly 8:30 pm on March 26, Shell companies in the Philippines (Shell) joined 1,554 Philippine cities and towns during Earth Hour 2011, breaking previous record and uniting with the world in switching off lights for an hour for the planet.

Shell receives BFP citation for promoting fire safety

04 1, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (Shell) receives a Special Award from the Bureau of Fire Protection for its noteworthy contributions to the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) towards the overall attainment of BFP’s mission and objectives of ensuring a fire-safe community. BFP likewise recognized Shell’s invaluable assistance in the government’s firefighting efforts which have enhanced the competence of the organization in achieving its aim of protecting the interest and well-being of the public against the detrimental effects of fire.

Pagpapaliwanag Ukol sa Imbentaryo at Presyo ng Langis

03 8, 11

Dahil sa patuloy na pagtaas ng presyo ng krudo at iba pang produktong petrolyo sa mga araw na ito , may mga ilang pumupuna kung bakit ibenebenta ng mga kumpanya ng langis ang kanilang produktong petrolyo sa mataas na presyo sa kasalukuyan samantalang may imbentaryo pa silang natitira na nabili nila sa mas murang halaga. Ang tanong ng ilan: hindi ba dapat na ubusin muna ng mga kumpanya ng langis ang kanilang mas murang produktong naiwan sa kanilang imbentaryo nang di mapagsamantalahan ang publiko?

Shell’s “Gas Mo Bukas Ko” program continues to enrich lives

03 4, 11

Hardships in life and a lack of financial means often make it difficult for some people to finish their education and secure a good future. Sometimes, however, money isn’t the only thing needed in order to succeed -- all it takes is an opportunity to learn, and the prospects of earning would follow.

Understanding the Role of Stock Inventories in Oil Pricing

03 4, 11

In today’s environment of increasing prices of crude and petroleum products, a common question being raised is ‘why are local selling prices reflecting current high prices when oil companies have inventories bought some time ago when prices were lower? Shouldn’t they first exhaust their old stocks following first in first out accounting and not have windfall gains at the expense of the public?’

Shell partners with the Bureau of Fire Protection in promoting fire safety

03 3, 11

In celebration of Fire Prevention Month this month of March, Shell companies in the Philippines (Shell) joins hands with the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in protecting people and property against destructive fires through the signing of the “BFP-Shell Fire Prevention Initiative”. Through this partnership, Shell and BFP will conduct trainings and fire drills in Shell’s network of terminals, retail sites and corporate offices. Shell shares the importance of promoting fire safety with the Bureau of Fire Protection, and ensures that it operates safely and responsibly.

Coming together to educate children on road safety

03 2, 11

Underscoring its commitment on the importance of promoting and maintaining road safety, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation has partnered with the government, non-government and private organizations to raise road safety awareness and inculcate young children with proper road etiquette and behavior through the use of flash cards.

Shell updates contingency measures to ensure stable oil supply

03 1, 11

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (PSPC) announced today that it is currently reviewing and updating its business continuity plan, in view of the increasingly volatile geo-political situation in the Middle East, particularly in Libya, Africa’s most oil rich nation.

2nd year of Essay Writing on Energy launched

03 1, 11

As part of the celebration of the National Energy Consciousness Month spearheaded by the Department of Energy (DOE), the industry’s stakeholders simultaneously launched the second year of the Energy Essay Writing Contest which targets college or university students as participants.

Shell welcomes back customers with Get P20 promo

02 16, 11

Beginning 15th of February, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (“Shell”) welcomes back its millions of customers in more than 500 stations across Luzon offering its full range of fuel products: Shell Premium Unleaded, Shell Unleaded, Shell Diesoline Ultra, and its premium fuels Shell V-Power and V-Power Diesel.

Shell supports 2011 Philippine Hobie Challenge

02 14, 11

From February 12 to 19, Shell joins extreme sailors from the Philippines and around the world as they take on the challenge of sailing from Sariaya Beach, Lucena City, all the way to Boracay Island, passing through a multitude of Philippine islands on their Hobie 16s, a lightweight, twin-hulled sailboat, in the 2011 Philippine Hobie Challenge.

Shell customers get P20 off

02 14, 11

Twenty pesos can mean a cup of hot coffee to wake a driver up in the late hours of the night or a bag of chips to satiate the hunger pang of a yuppie stuck in traffic. If accumulated, a working mom can buy chocolate bars for her son waiting at home while a car enthusiast can buy a litre of oil for his treasured car.

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