Industry Group: Oil & Gas Producers
Country/Region: United Kingdom
Shell is an integrated oil and gas company that explores for, produces, and refines oil around the world. In 2022, it produced 1.5 million barrels of liquids and 7.9 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. At year-end 2022, reserves stood at 9.4 billion barrels of oil equivalent, 50% of which consisted of liquids. Its production and reserves are in Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, and North and South America. The company operates refineries with capacity of 1.7 mmb/d located in the Americas, Asia, Africa, and Europe and sells 12 million tons per year of chemicals. Its largest chemical plants, often integrated with its local refineries, are in Central Europe, China, Singapore, and North America.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Oil & Gas Producers 59 out of 293
Global Universe 13294 out of 15518
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
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|109 out of 293|
|PetroChina Co., Ltd.||
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Shell Plc's Exposure is High
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Shell Plc's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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