Tagged With Total
Total grabs a Ugandan bargain
23 April 2020
Major shows that distressed-seller opportunities are out there for buyers with more robust balance sheets
Suriname steps out of the shadows
17 April 2020
Latin American nation becomes latest upstream hotspot on further exploration success
Mozambique dreams jeopardised by insurgency
1 April 2020
The economic viability of LNG projects was undermined by crashing global energy prices and the problems are being compound by IS-linked militia attacks
Majors’ divestment dilemma
26 March 2020
Depressed oil prices are forcing large-cap producers to roll back spending. But will they continue to try to shed non-core assets?
Gloom overshadows North Sea exploration hits
20 March 2020
Two pieces of good news in the UK and Norway are buried by cost-cutting and depressed prices
Major trend emerges for net-zero targets
21 February 2020
Several oil and gas companies including BP and Equinor have adopted long-term net-zero emissions targets and it seems inevitable that more will follow
Total defies the odds
14 February 2020
Succession of acquisitions and project ramp-ups help strengthen the company’s portfolio in a tough environment for the sector
South Africa legislates for oil and gas future
31 January 2020
The Ramaphosa government proposes new rules amid increasing global competition for IOC’s capital
Mozambique battles to overcome insurgency
28 January 2020
An Islamic State affiliate has emerged as a serious threat to the gas projects in Cabo Delgado, but the authorities remain firmly in control
Ultra-deepwater progress boosts Myanmar’s options
24 January 2020
The sanctioning of the Shwe Yee Htun-2 project suggests the government is finally aligning its interests with those of operators
Pressure rises in PNG gas standoff
22 January 2020
The P'nyang gas agreement is becoming a test case for the Marape government’s promise to stand up to resource extraction firms
Majors' capex ignores Paris Agreement risk
6 September 2019
Report finds investments will not deliver adequate profits if carbon emissions are limited to a level that keeps global warming 'well below' two degrees
The majors' messy divide
21 August 2019
Two gassy Europeans, two shale-obsessed Americans and one in between is too simplistic a division
Total signs on for Benin LNG
15 August 2019
The French major has teamed up with local partners for an FSRU project, although history suggests challenges could remain
Retail challenges in Europe
13 August 2019
Major oil companies in the region identify key opportunities for retail growth
Oman's gas drive goes up a gear
9 August 2019
Success in the country's first major non-associated gas project, and continued pent-up demand, are propelling efforts to increase output
West of Shetland takes centre stage
8 August 2019
Exploration in the region may lead to the partial revival of the UK Continental Shelf
Total sticks to its guns on exploration and transition
6 August 2019
The French oil and gas major refuses to be eclipsed by shale
Project Oil Kenya delayed despite fresh agreement
5 July 2019
The FID timetable has slipped due to environmental and social impact consultation hold ups
Anadarko signs off with Mozambique LNG FID
20 June 2019
Mozambique’s long-awaited giant LNG project is now set for completion
Mozambique nears FID under insurgency cloud
14 June 2019
A decision is rapidly approaching for the first of the long-awaited Rovuma Basin LNG projects
Papua LNG seals deal
21 May 2019
Agreement with Papuan New Guinean state is an important milestone for an unusual project
Angola boosts efforts to shore up flagging production
27 February 2019
Africa's second-largest oil exporter needs more than the currently envisaged pipeline of oil projects if it is to remain a force
Senegal and Mauritania projects make headway
26 February 2019
BP's Greater Tortue project already has the green light, and Woodside's SNE development is poised to be next
South Africa's offshore sector finally makes some waves
11 February 2019
Total plans drilling campaign to establish scale of reserves
The changing landscape of north-west Europe
8 February 2019
A rebound in the region is happening above and below water