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Feb. 17, 2021
Calgary, AB – Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its affiliate Shell Canada Energy (“Shell”), has reached an agreement with publicly listed Canadian energy company Crescent Point Energy Corp. (“Crescent Point”) to sell its Duvernay shale light oil position in Alberta, Canada for a total consideration of US$707 million (C$900 million). The transaction has an effective date of January 1, 2021.
Jan. 05, 2021
Shell Canada Limited, an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell plc (“Shell”), today announced the signing of commercial agreements to invest in Varennes Carbon Recycling, the first waste to low-carbon fuels plant in Québec, Canada.
Shell Canada announces retirement of President and Country Chair Michael Crothers and appointment of Susannah Pierce as successor
Dec. 16, 2020
Calgary, AB – Following a 33-year career with Shell, Shell Canada President and Country Chair Michael Crothers has announced he will retire from the company in 2021. Crothers will be succeeded by Susannah Pierce, currently Director of Corporate Affairs, LNG Canada, and a Shell secondee. Both will remain in their current roles until the transition takes place.
Nov. 12, 2020
Calgary, AB – Shell will become the first retailer in Canada to offset carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from customers’ fuel purchases at Shell service stations across the country. The offsets cover all emissions from the production through to the use of the fuel.
Nov. 12, 2020
Williams Lake, B.C. – Today, Shell and the Tŝilhqot’in National Government announced they are jointly undertaking a reforestation project in Tŝilhqot’in territory in the B.C. Interior where wildfires in recent years have significantly impacted the region and Tŝilhqot’in communities. Shell will provide funding, and the Tŝilhqot’in will manage project delivery.
Jul. 10, 2020
In less than five years since its start up, the Quest carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility has captured and safely stored five million tonnes of CO2 and at a lower cost than anticipated. Five million tonnes of CO2 is equal to the annual emissions from about 1.25 million cars. The cost to operate Quest is about 35% lower than what was forecast in 2015, and if Quest were to be built today, it would cost about 30% less thanks to capital efficiency improvements.
May 28, 2020
Remarks made by Shell Canada President and Country Chair Michael Crothers to the Canadian House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance on May 28, 2020. Michael joined a panel of leaders from across the energy industry by videoconference to discuss the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on our Canadian oil and gas sector.
Mar. 31, 2020
Since the outbreak of COVID-19, it has been important to us at Shell Canada to do our part. Along with keeping our employees, contractors and customers safe, we are ensuring access to critical products, thanking those working on the front lines of this pandemic, and ensuring that community agencies have the resources they need during this crisis.
Mar. 17, 2020
An update from our president and country chair on the actions we are taking to keep our employees and customers safe
Dec. 05, 2019
Shell Canada and HTEC Hydrogen Technology & Energy Corporation (HTEC) are responding to increased demand from British Columbians for lower emission vehicles with the opening of their second hydrogen fuelling station in Burnaby, British Columbia (B.C.).
Shell finalizes transaction with Pieridae Energy Limited for Foothills sour gas business and announces community legacy fund
Oct. 16, 2019
Shell Canada Energy today announced completion of the previously publicized agreement that will see Pieridae Energy Limited purchase its Foothills sour gas assets.
Oct. 03, 2019
Today, Shell Canada and Aamjiwnaang First Nation announced the transfer of approximately 70 acres of land. The land being gifted to Aamjiwnaang, which is adjacent to Shell’s Sarnia Manufacturing Centre in Corunna, Ontario, was presented in a ceremony earlier today.
Jun. 26, 2019
Today, Shell confirms it has sold its Foothills sour gas assets to Pieridae Energy Limited, an experienced Canadian operator.
May 23, 2019
In less than four years, the Quest carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility has captured and safely stored four million tonnes of CO2, ahead of schedule and at a lower cost than anticipated. Four million tonnes of CO2 is equal to the annual emissions from about one million cars. Quest has now stored underground the most CO2 of any onshore CCS facility in the world with dedicated geological storage.
May 14, 2019
Going an hour without power, calculating your carbon footprint, and teaching your family how to use less water. These are just a few of the 16 energy-related challenges that more than 27,000 students from across Canada took part in during the 8th annual Classroom Energy Diet Challenge.
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