Flying Gas Prices: The Shell Game

Number 21931
Subject Oil
Source KGTV-TV (San Diego)
State CA
Year 2004
Publication Date April 30th, August 18th
Summary This investigation uncovered an oil company scandal: Shell Oil Company was planning to close a refinery, even though it was making big profits. The investigation found that, even though Shell Oil claimed the oil field was tapped out, the real motivation for the closure was to fix oil prices.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 47
Keywords oil;petroleum;whistleblower;gas;corporate documents;business reporting;monopoly
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