Turning fats into fuel

Turning fats into fuel

Two chemists have invented a process to convert waste fat into biofuel that can be pumped directly into any petrol or diesel engine. Will their technology take off?

A bridge to China’s future

A bridge to China’s future

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge will be the world’s longest sea crossing, spanning more than 50 kilometres of water and designed to withstand typhoons as well as soaring temperatures.

The Paris agreement: can it survive?

The Paris agreement: can it survive?

It is crucial that the Paris agreement remains in place, says Shell’s Chief Climate Change Advisor David Hone. It underpins the need for the ongoing energy transition to also deliver a world of net-zero emissions.

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Bridges to the future of energy

In this speech in Istanbul, Turkey, Shell's Chief Executive Ben van Beurden emphasises the importance of taking a global perspective on the challenge of tackling climate change.

The hyperactive child who never gave up

Johari bin Brahim used the skills he acquired from Shell LiveWIRE Brunei to launch two businesses and has just won a $24 million contract. He tells Inside Energy why he’s not stopping there.

Setting new maternity standards

Claire Punins, an Exploration Geoscientist, was a lead voice in a programme that saw Shell become the first major integrated oil and gas company to offer a global minimum standard for paid maternity leave. “This is a very significant step in the right direction for equality,” she says.

Read Claire’s story