The combination of more and cleaner energy is central to what Shell does today – and will do tomorrow. It’s not a question of one or the other, we want to provide both.

One of the ways we do this is through technology. Shell is built on125 years of technological innovation - and today, technology helps us to play a part in addressing climate change.

Technology is vital as Shell works to turn the challenges of today into the opportunities of tomorrow.

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Technology for sustainability

Technology plays a crucial role in the transformation of our businesses and the development of cleaner energy solutions that our customers want and need.


Shell has been at the forefront of digital technologies since the 1970s. Discover the areas with the greatest potential for our business today.

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Do you have a great idea or innovative technology? We look for creative people, companies and organisations to partner with.

Get to know how we put science into practice

Chief Technology Officer and Chief Scientists

Working with our Chief Technology Officer, Shell’s Chief Scientists contribute to recognised scientific expertise and help to deliver innovative technology.

Shell Technology Centres

Shell scientists, researchers and engineers around the globe are working to improve the efficiency of our products, processes and operations, and to commercialise technologies for the transition to a low-carbon energy future.