In October, 2015, Shell began drilling the first of two deep-water wells in the Shelburne Basin, about 250 kilometres offshore Nova Scotia. In January, 2016, Nova Scotia Energy Minister, Michel Samson, visited the IceMAX drillship. Read the Minister’s first-hand account of his tour.

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News and Media Releases

News and Media Releases - All media releases published by Royal Dutch Shell plc this year, and archived releases from the past five years.

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What we do

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies. We employ around 8000 employees in Canada.

Sable Offshore Energy Project

The first offshore natural gas project in Atlantic Canada to deliver gas to the Maritimes and to the northeastern United States.

Deep water

Vast resources of oil and gas lie deep beneath the ocean’s surface. They have the potential to support economic growth and help meet the world’s growing energy needs.