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Global Demand

Global demand for available oil has soared. While oil resources are known to be in the ground, they cannot be produced as quickly as the increase in demand.

Shell Scenarios

Shell has been developing scenarios to explore the future since the early 1970s. Scenarios are stories that consider “what if?” questions.

Shell Fuels

Discover how Shell Nitrogen Enriched Gasolines actively protect fuel injectors and intake valves by following the fuel journey.

How Region Affects Gasoline Prices

The price of gasoline at the local level can also be affected by the immediate, short-term availability of oil and gasoline.

Shell Dialogues

Exploring the energy debate

Let's Go!

Energy use around the world is rising, as global population grows and more people gain access to modern energy.

Climate Change

Population growth and economic development are driving energy demand. All energy sources will be needed, with fossil fuels meeting the bulk of demand. At the same time CO2 emissions must be reduced to avoid serious climate change.