Shell goes ahead with seismic survey off South Africa but faces new court hearing

Oil major Shell has kicked off its controversial seismic survey activities off the South African Wild Coast despite growing opposition from environmentalist groups, urging it to stop its oil exploration plans in the country. Shell is also facing a new hearing at the South African court as local coastal communities filed another application against the activities.

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