Shell Says Arctic Drilling Means 54,700 Jobs, Billions in Ta

Shell Says Arctic Drilling Means 54,700 Jobs, Billions in Ta

Among the winners if The Hague-based Shell moves forward is the Trans Alaska Pipeline, shown, which needs more oil to keep running. The flow in the 800-mile Trans Alaska Pipeline shrank to about 570,000 barrels a day this year from a record 2 million barrels in 1988, as output from onshore tracts fell. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg