The Company will announce the result of the voting after the AGM on 15 May 2018 and expects to announce the implementation of the name change before 09:00 (CEST) on 16 May 2018.
On Wednesday morning, Norwegian oil major Statoil will formally remove "oil" from its name.
Statoil ASA has changed its company name to Equinor ASA, reflecting the company's strategic aim to balance its portfolio to reflect the growing importance of renewable energy.
"The name Equinor reflects ongoing changes and supports the always safe, high value and low carbon strategy we outlined previous year", Statoil's board chairman, Jon Erik Reinhardsen, said in a announcement posted to the company's website.
Bangladesh court orders release of opposition leader Khaleda Zia
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However, Equinor - which has the Norwegian government as its majority shareholder - will remain at core a fossil-led business.
"A name with "oil" as a component would increasingly be a disadvantage. It served us really well for 50 years, I don't think it will be the best name for the next 50 years".
"Statoil name change to attract young talent will not be sufficient as long as Equinor is exploring in vulnerable areas, such as the Arctic or the Great Australian Bight", tweeted Truls Gulowsen, leader for Greenpeace in Norway.
Halep reached the final in Rome a year ago and needs to reach the quarter-finals this time to retain her world number one ranking. Novak Djokovic eased past Nikoloz Basilashvili in straight sets to reach the round of 16 of the 2018 Italian Open on Wednesday.
The Baltimore Sun reported this week that Syed's prosecutors had asked the court to reverse the retrial ruling. The documentary, which has reportedly been in production since 2015, doesn't have a premiere date yet.
You can read the whole thread if you want, but here's the important tweet that actually relates to what you ought to know. This was revealed by one of Gearbox's representatives who announced the news in a room of journalists earlier today.
Tel Aviv has accused Tehran of expanding its military presence in Syria as a means to threaten and stage attacks against Israel. Nasrallah called the creation of Israel, which marks 70 years of its creation Monday, a "mark of shame" for humanity.
Superhero fashion designer Edna "E" Mode can modify every character's appearance and abilities to create a customized super team. To succeed, players must work together and combine the Parrs' unique abilities to combat crime and manage family life.
She can then be seen picking up her excrement from the floor with here bare hands, and throwing it at staff behind the counter. On Wednesday disturbing surveillance video showing Tim Hortons staff being harassed was posted on Liveleak and YouTube.
Krist has pitched himself as a less partisan alternative to Ricketts who would work more collaboratively with the Legislature. Ashford maintained his position as a seasoned moderate who would build relationships with Republicans.
Deadpool is a character that could easily become grating, but these films walk that fine line of making him oddly endearing. The movie throws everything against the wall but not a lot sticks when you walk out the door. "I bet it's Deadpool 2 ".
Jei says he caught a glimpse of the shark, saying it was about 5 feet long. "It was just dripping flesh and blood". Padgett said she did not know the fisherman and was not involved in catching the shark.
First appointed to the state Senate in 2005, Fulcher served in the chamber until 2014, when he ran unsuccessfully for governor. He lined up endorsements from the Fraternal Order of Police and Professional Firefighters of Idaho.
Swansea relegated after seven seasons
Swansea's seven-year stay in the top flight appears to be over ahead of Sunday's final round of fixtures. We recognise the huge role the club plays in the community and its importance.
Woods to play Memorial in US Open tune-up
The 43rd Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, is hosted by Jack Nicklaus May 31-June 3. It will nearly certainly be his final tournament before the U.S.
Jose Mourinho hails "unbelievable" Michael Carrick
Between heart problems and declining mobility, he was a bit-part player for the last couple of years at United. It's the same with Andres Iniesta and Luka Modric - they keep things ticking over, as does Carrick.
What Analysts Suggest About JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)?
Welles Wilder, the Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements. As well, when a moving average crosses below a longer-term moving average, the study indicates a down turn in the market.
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Shares Sold by Wealthfront Inc
They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. Zooming in on shares of Adv Micro Devices ( AMD ) we have seen that the stock price has gained 23.39% over the last 4-weeks.
Coli update: You can now safely eat romaine again
That means that the agency is no longer advising consumers to avoid buying romaine lettuce in connection with the outbreak . In April, the CDC warned Americans to toss out any romaine lettuce they might have bought in stores.
Spain Victory 'Special' - Hamilton
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Nation's most restrictive abortion law is challenged in Iowa
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