Do shale right, former Shell official says

BERLIN, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Executives in the energy industry need to invest more in shale gas while advancing environmental issues, an official said from Berlin.

Shell weighs in on Iraqi energy sector

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, June 3 (UPI) -- Iraq is moving to secure foreign investments in its oil and gas fields with hopes of awarding long-term contracts perhaps by the end of June, Shell says.

Iraqi lawmakers throw off Shell deal?

BAGHDAD, April 20 (UPI) -- Iraqi lawmakers have called a preliminary oil deal with Royal Dutch Shell unconstitutional in what analysts say is a possible forecast of national trends.

Shell eyes Iraqi oil with China

BEIJING, April 15 (UPI) -- A potential deal between Royal Dutch Shell and Chinese national oil companies in Iraq would increase the footprint of the Anglo-Dutch company in the nation.

UPI Energy Watch

Chinese companies approached by Shell; ABB to supply technology to Algeria; Ecopetrol, Anadarko sign agreement

Gazprom, Shell ink 20-year deal

MOSCOW, April 9 (UPI) -- Russian gas monopoly Gazprom and Royal Dutch Shell signed a 20-year deal on gas pipeline development and liquefied natural gas, the Russian company said.

Shell optimistic in the long term

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, March 17 (UPI) -- The long-term investment outlook for Royal Dutch Shell remains positive despite the global economic recession, the company's chief executive said.

Gazprom to double project investment

MOSCOW, June 10 (UPI) -- The Russian state-owned gas giant Gazprom wants to double its investments in new projects in a move to overtake Royal Dutch Shell, a report said Monday.

UPI Energy Watch

Royal Dutch Shell leader agrees with OPEC officials; Oil and gas explorer Dana Petroleum discovered gas in Egypt; Gas giant BG Group's board will reopen talks with Origin Energy.

Shell CEO denounces EU carbon credit plan

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 17 (UPI) -- Royal Dutch Shell's chief executive officer is concerned about carbon credits.

Shell calls for EU to focus on CCS

BRUSSELS, April 7 (UPI) -- Royal Dutch Shell is pushing carbon capture in the European Union.

Iraq oil dealings ongoing, met by protests

LONDON, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Negotiations between international oil companies and Iraq Oil Ministry officials appear to be progressing, despite protests at a conference in London.

Europe's Green wars begin

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Europe's new targets against global warming have provoked strikes, outrage and dismay, even among environmentalists. Welcome to the the era of Green civil wars.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus

Shell CEO to talk with Nigerian president

ABUJA, Nigeria, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Nigerian government officials plan to meet with Shell representatives.

UPI Energy Watch

Shell fears production shortfall if investment ceases; India concerned over high oil prices; Syria inks deal to buy Iranian gas via Turkey
ANDREA R. MIHAILESCU, UPI Energy Correspondent
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Jeroen van der Veer
WPC2000061306 - 13 JUNE 2000 - CALGARY, AB, CANADA: Sir John Browne Group Chief Executive, BP Amoco p.l.c. (R) consults with Jeroen van der Veer, Group Managing Director, Royal Dutch/Shell Group of Companies before answering a media question during a press conference following the morning Plenary Session at the 16th World Petroleum Congress in downtown Calgary, June 13. Browne's opening address at the morning plenary had been briefly interupted by two protestors disguised as delegates who unfurled a banner objecting to BP's arctic oil drilling. jr/hr/H. Ruckemann UPI

Jeroen van der Veer (born October 27, 1947 in Utrecht, Netherlands) was the CEO of the petroleum corporation Royal Dutch Shell until June 30, 2009.

Van der Veer joined Shell in 1971 and worked in manufacturing and marketing in the Netherlands, CuraƧao and the United Kingdom.

Van der Veer graduated in 1971 from Delft University with an engineer's degree in mechanical engineering and went on to earn an MSc degree in economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam. In 2005 he was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria.

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