Shell to link executive pay to carbon emissions

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Royal Dutch Shell, announced today that it will be linking its executive pay to is carbon emissions outputs.

Shell officials announced today that it will establish short-term targets starting in 2020 and will run to 2050.

Multiple major investors for Royal Dutch Shell, have been pressuring Shell to do more to tackle emissions.

Shell did not set out specific carbon benchmarks today.

Shareholders will have to vote on the changes to executive pay.