French oil company Total has appointed refining boss Patrick Pouyanne as chief executive to succeed Christophe de Margerie who was killed in a plane crash in Moscow this week.
Pouyanne, 51, head of refining, ha
UAE is looking to offer energy companies such as BP, Royal Dutch Shell and Total ‘a good chance to compete’ for concessions in the nation’s biggest onshore deposits of crude oil, according to a report.
French oil company Total has been awarded a licence to explore for natural gas in the Nile Delta, a source in the state-run Egyptian Natural Gas Holding company (Egas) said on Monday.
"France's Total won the bid to explor
Satorp, Total's joint venture refinery in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, reached its full operating capacity of 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) in August, just one of a series of big, complex refineries ramping up over the next year.
Total plans to drill Denmark's first test wells for shale gas in December or January, the French energy firm said, following its deals to explore for unconventional hydrocarbons in Britain and Russia.
Faced with France's b
Turkey's state oil company TPAO has signed a $1.5 billion deal to acquire French energy company Total's 10 per cent stake in Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz gas project.
The agreement increases TPAO's stake in the project
The joint venture 400,000-barrels-per-day Jubail refinery in Saudi Arabia will reach full production capacity by around mid-2014, Total said in a financial filing.
Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Company's refine
Dubai-based Total Marketing Middle East (TMME), a wholly-owned subsidiary of French oil giant Total, has signed three strategic agreements with AW Rostamani Trading for its Elf brand.
The first agreement aims to expand the scope o
Abu Dhabi's state-owned carrier Etihad Airways is joining with French energy firm Total and US aircraft maker Boeing to develop biofuels in the emirate, company officials announced on Sunday.
With its huge oil reserves, Abu Dh
Total has become the first major oil and gas company to strike a deal to explore for shale gas in Britain, boosting a technology which has brought cheap energy to the US but sparked protests by environmentalists and local communities.