Dossier Shell in Nigeria

Nigeria is on fire. Shell, stop it!

Nigeria is on fire. Shell, stop it!

28 februari 2011

On its website Shell states that its scientists, engineers and entire technical community are working on the development of technologies to reduce CO2 emissions into the atmosphere.

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In Nigeria, Shell keeps almost 100 gas flares burning, day and night. Together, these gas flares produce as much CO2 as two million cars. But this gas could be used for other purposes, such as electricity generation. Tells the harsh truth.

Nigeria is on fire. Shell, stop it!


Gas flares in the Niger Delta

Underneath you find a google earth application with flares in Nigeria. 

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