Our world today is exciting, dynamic and fast moving. How can the world’s energy systems evolve from now, to achieve a better life for all with a healthy planet? Together we must meet this challenge the way humans always do - innovating with optimism and ingenuity, through collaboration between all players in society. We believe that together we can #makethefuture today.
Make the Future Asia
We believe that the answers to tomorrow’s energy challenges lie in the power of people’s ingenuity. Make The Future brings together bright energy ideas in action from across Asia to enable human progress.
Bright energy Ideas in Action
Can used cooking oil be transformed to make eco-friendly biofuel? MotionEco, a start-up from China, has an answer.
See how an entrepreneur from Pakistan found a way to use traffic as an energy source.
Ajaita Shah quit the bright lights of New York – her home city – to help illuminate her parents’ home of rural India.
As the world’s waste mounts, a Shell pilot plant in Bangalore, India, will turn rubbish into petrol or diesel that can power cars.
Innovative thinking is needed to make cities of the future resilient as the earth’s climate changes.
Could ultra-efficient vehicles like the new Shell concept car help address some of the world’s urban transport challenges?
Increase access to energy for more people
Innovative ideas can change the way we power communities. Shell took a rundown football pitch in a favela Rio de Janerio and powered it with kinetic and solar energy. It’s time to see if it worked.
A local project combining solar energy and hydropower is lighting up homes of the Batak Tribe deep in the Forest of Palawan Island.
Around 700 million Indians still rely on solid fuels like coal, dung and crop residue for cooking. These often take many hours to source and can be harmful to inhale.
In her quest to help rural women become solar entrepreneurs, Neha Misra will climb mountains - literally
See how Shell works with partners in China to help the country meet its demand for cleaner energy.
Make the Future Singapore - opens on shell.com.sg
Make the Future Singapore – A festival of ideas and innovation for Asia - takes place at the Changi Exhibition Centre from March 8-11, 2018.
Energy-efficient cars set for Singapore challenge
More than 120 student teams from 18 countries are gathering in Singapore to compete in this year’s Shell Eco-marathon Asia.
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