Our approach to sustainability starts with running a safe, efficient, responsible and profitable business, bringing wider benefits to the areas where we operate.
Sustainability at Shell is about delivering energy in a responsible way to meet the world’s growing needs.
We are committed to delivering energy responsibly and safely, preventing harm to our employees, contractors, local communities and the environment.
Doing business in a clear, open and transparent way is a commitment we work hard to keep.
Shell has voluntarily reported on our environmental and social performance since 1997.
Read the latest news, speeches and feature stories published across Shell about our work with communities and the environment.
Responsible means managing water use sustainably
During World Water Week from August 28, discover the steps we are taking to manage our use of water sustainably around the world.
Switching on lights for the Batak people
August 9 is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. Discover the local solar and hydro power project bringing electric light to one of the Philippines’ oldest tribes.
A better life with a healthy planet
How could the world meet future energy demand while reducing net carbon emissions to zero?
Discover how one Shell employee joined an eye-opening experience in the Brazilian rainforest as volunteer on an environmental research project.
A young entrepreneur has invented a roadside wind turbine that could help harness energy from traffic.
David Hone, Shell’s Chief Climate Change Adviser, takes a personal view on climate change in his blog and short books.
A landmark new project helps advance technology that could play a key role in the transition to a lower-carbon world.