31 July 2012

Complaint Filed in Russian Strategic Support Case

Today, with support from Accountability Counsel and Pacific Environment, Sakhalin Environment Watch filed a complaint on behalf of community members living adjacent to a highly polluting liquefied natural gas (“LNG”) plant and oil and gas export terminals.  The complaint was filed with the Dutch and UK National Contact Points (“NCPs”) against Royal Dutch Shell and three of the largest UK banks: Royal Bank of Scotland, Standard Chartered and Barclays.  Read the joint press release and learn more under the “Oil and Gas Development, Sakhalin Island, Russia” tab here.