Violation Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Royal Dutch Shell
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded
Headquartered in: 
Netherlands
Major Industry: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry: 
oil & gas
Penalty total since 2000: 
$722,412,930
Number of records: 
592
Top 10 Primary Offense TypesPenalty TotalNumber of Records
environmental violation$256,929,853457
False Claims Act$161,200,0003
accounting fraud or deficiencies$120,000,0001
benefit plan administrator violation$90,000,0001
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act$48,149,4592
wage and hour violation$22,582,88713
federal leasing royalty violation$21,869,4723
railroad safety violation$581,60067
workplace safety or health violation$565,65934
offshore drilling violation$230,0008
Notes: 

Parent-subsidiary linkages are based on relationships current as of the latest revision listed in the Update Log, which may vary from what was the case when a violation occurred. The penalty dollar total above may be adjusted to account for the fact that the list of entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.

Associated Names: 

AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY; AERA ENERGY LLC; AERA ENERGY TAYLOR LEASE; EQUILLON ENTERPRISES LLC 060370055000061; EQUILLON ENTERPRISES LLC 060370055000070; EQUILON; EQUILON ENT D / B / A SHELL OIL PROD US; EQUILON ENT DBA SHELL OIL PROD US SHELL AV; EQUILON ENT ST ROSE; EQUILON ENTERPRISE DBA SHELL OIL PRODUCT; EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC - SHELL OIL PRODUCTS US NORCO REFINERY; EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC - VAN NUYS; EQUILON ENTERPRISES LLC DBA SHELL OIL PRODUCTS US - ST ROSE REFINERY; EQUILON PIPELINE; J [...]

Links: 

For an overview of this company's accountability track record, read its Corporate Rap Sheet here.

For more details on misconduct by this company, see its entry in the Project On Government Oversight's Federal Contractor Misconduct Database.

For a summary of this company's federal contracts, see its page on Fedspending.

Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here.


Individual Penalty Records:

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Companysort icon Primary Offense Type Year Agency Penalty Amount
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2000 EPA $8,400
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2003 EPA $10,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2003 EPA $10,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2003 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2003 EPA $9,687
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2003 EPA $9,687
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2005 EPA $9,750
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2005 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2008 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2008 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2008 EPA $12,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2009 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2010 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2010 EPA $19,900
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2010 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2010 EPA $5,800
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2011 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2011 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2011 EPA $5,800
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2011 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2011 EPA $5,800
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $40,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $7,500
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2012 EPA $5,600
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2013 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2015 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2015 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2016 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2018 EPA $22,500
AERA ENERGY environmental violation 2018 EPA $22,500
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2000 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2009 EPA $12,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2009 EPA $12,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2009 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $5,750
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $16,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $16,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $18,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2010 EPA $5,570
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2013 EPA $5,700
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2013 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2014 EPA $12,525
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $27,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $27,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2017 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2014 EPA $12,525
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $27,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2016 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2017 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2017 EPA $8,000
AERA ENERGY - KERN MIDWAY environmental violation 2017 EPA $8,000
Aera Energy - Taylor Lease environmental violation 2006 EPA $5,000
Aera Energy LLC offshore drilling violation 2004 BSEE $25,000
Aera Energy LLC offshore drilling violation 2001 BSEE $73,000
Aera Energy LLC offshore drilling violation 2000 BSEE $48,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 PHMSA $15,000
AERA ENERGY LLC workplace safety or health violation 2000 OSHA $13,290
Aera Energy LLC environmental violation 2002 EPA $15,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2016 EPA $5,341
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2002 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2007 EPA $5,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $10,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $18,170
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2000 EPA $8,400
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2000 EPA $22,275
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2000 EPA $7,200
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2007 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2007 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2005 EPA $15,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2006 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2008 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2008 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2008 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2008 EPA $11,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $8,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $10,500
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $9,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,750
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $6,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2009 EPA $8,000
AERA ENERGY LLC environmental violation 2010 EPA $6,750
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