Company: Royal Dutch Shell Parent Company: Shell PLC Subsidy Source: state Location: Pennsylvania Project Description: ethane cracker plant Year: 2012 Major Industry of Parent: oil and gas Specific Industry of Parent: oil & gas Subsidy Value: $1,650,000,000 Program Name: special state tax credits Awarding Agency: state legislature Type of Subsidy:
Source of Data: The estimated 25-year value of the subsidy was reported in Peter Jackson, "Proposed Shell tax break in Pa. worth $66M a year," Associated Press, June 5, 2012 and Laura Olson, "Shell could get up to $1.65 billion in tax credits," Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 5, 2012. Notes: The subsidy consisted of state tax credits worth $66 million per year over a 25-year period. As of June 2013 the company had not yet chosen a final location. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: none. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.