Montney (Royal Dutch Shell Plc) BC is a producing unconventional gas field located onshore Canada and is operated by Shell.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Shell.

Production from Montney (Royal Dutch Shell Plc) BC

The Montney (Royal Dutch Shell Plc) BC unconventional gas field recovered 54.77% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2018. The peak production was approximately 124 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2036.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 42.99 Mmboe, comprised of 257.94 bcf of natural gas reserves. Montney (Royal Dutch Shell Plc) BC unconventional gas field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing unconventional gas fields globally.

About Shell

Shell plc (Shell), formerly Royal Dutch Shell Plc, is an integrated oil and gas company. The company explores for and produces oil and gas from conventional fields and sources such as tight rock, shale and coal formations. It operates refining and petrochemical complexes across the world. Shell’s product offerings include lubricants, bitumen and liquefied petroleum gas; and petrochemical products such as raw materials for plastics, coatings and detergents. The company is a major producer of biofuel in Brazil. It also has interests in various liquefied natural gas (LNG) and gas to liquids (GTL) projects. The company markets its products directly and indirectly through distributors in Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, North America and South America. Shell is headquartered in London, the UK.


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