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Europe / Shell Oil / Rig #160509

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 20, 1995
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(London: Sheila MacVicar) Decision by Shell oil to back down on its plans to sink an old oil drilling platform in the Atlantic Ocean featured; details given of the opposition from environmentalists. [Shell UK chairman Chris FAY - announces the plan.] [Greenpeace Paul HORSMAN - reacts.] Protests against the oil company both at sea and at the gas pumps in Europe shown. [Swedish minister of environment Anna LINDH - calls the original plan unacceptable.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
MacVicar, Sheila
Duration:
00:12:00

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