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Globally, demand for power is increasing, along with the pressure on engineers to consistently deliver peak performance. Electricity is expected at the flick of a switch in homes and businesses alike, but too few people recognise the hard work that happens behind the scenes.

Shell invited power professionals around the world to capture and celebrate the hard work they put in each day to keep the lights on, for the People Behind Power Photo competition.

The global winner and runner up will be notified directly.


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