Shell wants to contribute to the global effort to tackle climate change and meet the goal of the Paris Agreement. Working towards our Net Carbon Footprint ambition is how we plan to do this.
The energy future
The Paris Agreement has sent a signal around the world: climate change is a serious issue that governments are determined to address. A new energy system is emerging. It will unfold over decades, moving at different paces in different places.
Inside The energy future
We are innovating to help people and goods move around an ever more crowded world more cleanly and efficiently.
Which city best suits your lifestyle? Answer our future cities quiz and compare 500 cities worldwide to find out.
A free e-book featuring 36 essays by experts in energy offers fresh thinking on the challenges of moving towards a cleaner energy future in the 21st century.
The Sky scenario illustrates a technically possible, but challenging pathway for society to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Energy resources are spread across the planet
The Global Energy Resource database is our tool for exploring the world’s fossil and renewable energy resources. Do you know how energy resources are distributed around the world?
Adair Turner: we need action on climate change
The former financial regulator Adair Turner on why he is chairing the Energy Transition Commission.
The energy problem to solve in this lifetime
The brightest minds in the energy sector share their personal highlights of 2017 and the one energy problem they would like to see solved in their lifetimes.
Keeping momentum after Paris
The energy future is not just in the hands of governments and businesses, argues Laszlo Varro. Consumers also have a huge role to play.
Shell has been a pioneer in developing scenarios to explore the future and deepen its strategic thinking for almost 50 years.
We analysed six city archetypes to better understand the changing world and created scenarios for how individual cities might evolve and become more efficient.
Two of the key long-term models of the world’s energy system developed by the Shell Scenarios Team.