News Releases 2016
2016 News Releases - Shell Canada media releases published in 2016
Shell successfully completes project to increase production at its Western Canada refinery
Dec. 01, 2016
Scotford Refinery debottlenecking will boost hydrocracker production capacity by 20% and enhance the facility’s competitiveness.
Made-in-Canada clean tech receives a boost through Shell’s Quest Climate Grant
Nov. 28, 2016
Canadian entrepreneurs Carbon Upcycling, Borealis Wind and Sojourn Labs each awarded $50,000 to advance their technologies in support of a lower-carbon future for Canada.
Shell Canada Signs Fleet Card Agreement with Purolator Inc.
Nov. 14, 2016
Shell Fleet NavigatorTM Card to provide control, savings and convenience for fleet of 3,000 drivers.
Shell divests non-core shale acreage in Western Canada for total consideration of US$1 billion
Oct. 20, 2016
Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its affiliate Shell Canada Energy (“Shell”) today announced it has agreed to sell approximately 206,000 net acres of non-core oil and gas properties in Western Canada to Tourmaline Oil Corp. for a total consideration of approximately $1,037 million (C$1,369 million).
Quest carbon capture and storage project reaches significant one-year milestone
Sep. 14, 2016
In its first year operating, the Quest carbon capture and storage (CCS) project has captured and safely stored one million tonnes of CO2 ahead of schedule.
LNG Canada’s joint venture participants delay timing of final investment decision
Jul. 11, 2016
Today, LNG Canada announces that its joint venture participants – Shell, PetroChina, Mitsubishi Corporation and Kogas – have decided to delay a final investment decision on LNG Canada that was planned for end 2016.
Shell named in top 50 employers for women
Jun. 16, 2016
Shell was recently named on the Times Top 50 Employers for Women in UK for the third year running.
Shell contributes offshore rights near Lancaster Sound to the Nature Conservancy of Canada
Jun. 08, 2016
Shell Canada (“Shell”) today announced it has voluntarily contributed offshore rights to the Nature Conservancy of Canada to support the establishment of a national marine conservation area off the coast of Nunavut.
Welcoming back Fort McMurray residents
Jun. 03, 2016
Shell people are on hand at centres across the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo this week to welcome back Fort McMurray residents and share critical re-entry information.
Production restarts at reduced rates at Albian
May 09, 2016
We have been able to safely restart production at a reduced rate at the Shell Albian Sands mining operations due to improved conditions, including air quality and weather.
Update on Shell’s continued response to the Fort McMurray wildfires
May 07, 2016
As Fort McMurray remains under a mandatory evacuation order, ensuring the safety of those directly affected and their families continues to be our first priority. We continue to evacuate all non-essential staff and other evacuees who are currently at our Albian site on flights to urban centres where resources and support await their arrival.
Shell people respond to wildfires in Fort McMurray
May 04, 2016
Shell staff continue to respond to wildfires in Fort McMurray providing support for our people, their loved ones and others in the area.
Université Laval Retakes Shell Eco-marathon Americas Title from University of Toronto
Apr. 25, 2016
The 10th edition of Shell Eco-marathon Americas welcomed 124 student teams from seven countries in Detroit in the energy-efficiency competition.
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