Tagged With Total
Total blames high prices for loss of reserves at GLNG
8 December 2014
The French major says high-costs are to blame for a gas shortage at Gladstone liquefied natural gas (GLNG) project
Total and Shell push ahead in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta shale
3 December 2014
The companies will invest $550 million in the Argentinian projects
Optimism runs high for Satorp refinery in Saudi Arabia
31 October 2014
Total lauds the economic strengths of its new Saudi Arabian complex while troubles in Europe mount
Obituary: Christophe de Margerie, CEO of Total
22 October 2014
The death of Christophe de Margerie in a plane crash not only robs Total of its charismatic chairman and chief executive, it denies the energy industry one of its most passionate advocates. We are far poorer for his loss.
High-risk race for Western Sahara's contested subsea riches
15 October 2014
The underexplored waters of Morocco are attracting scores of oil companies, lured by a benign fiscal regime, political stability that some Arab countries can only dream of and the hope of commercial oil discoveries similar to those made elsewhere in the Atlantic basin
Leading the shale gas charge in Australia
15 September 2014
Development of the country’s shales will follow the path blazed by the coal-bed methane sector – with lots of M&A, plenty of risk, and big rewards
Shale gas firms take the long view
15 September 2014
North America is still the world’s only significant producer. But explorers are stepping up activity elsewhere and a global business is emerging
Asian promise, but full of risk
10 September 2014
There is huge potential for investors, but it remains hard to say if and where the shale plays will work
UK predicted to emerge as Europe's shale gas leader
21 August 2014
Promising reserves numbers and juicy terms have lured developers. But prospectors must overcome a number of hurdles before exploration begins in earnest
Clov lifts Total production to 35% of Angola's total
23 June 2014
The fields will raise Total's operated production to more than 0.7 million b/d
Angola’s Kaombo to break capex records at $16 billion
14 April 2014
The Total deep-water development off Angola will cost a record figure for Angolan waters, and possibly worldwide
Solar should be viewed as a a complimentary fuel source
20 March 2014
Sun comes into its own as power generation sector looks for viable alternatives to fossil fuels, but it's often underestimated
Development has started on pioneering Arctic LNG plant
20 February 2014
Novatek and Total's Arctic gas plant will be a true feat of engineering prowess
Signs of life in Vaca Muerta
10 February 2014
An end to the battle between Repsol and Argentina should spur development in one of the world's biggest shale oil plays
The UK holds European hope for shale gas development
20 January 2014
With exploration stalled in mainland Europe, the UK government's unconventionals push has opened a new frontier for investors and E&P companies alike
Is the UK the best shale bet in Europe?
20 January 2014
With exploration stalled in mainland Europe, the UK government's unconventionals push has opened a new frontier for investors and E&P companies alike.
Bright future seen for China’s oilfield service companies
16 January 2014
Increased unconventional oil and gas drilling and market reforms are creating new opportunities for China’s oilfield service companies
Total continues strategy despite not getting the big find
15 January 2014
The French major faces a juggling act with its high-risk, high-reward growth strategy
Total enters UK shale scene with 40% stake in licenses
13 January 2014
The company said this was an important milestone for them
Total nets Papua New Guinea gas field prize
12 December 2013
The company has bought into InterOil's LNG fields
LNG suppliers must price flexibly due to demand uncertainty
15 November 2013
Suppliers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) must prepare to be more flexible with their pricing because of uncertainty over gas demand from Europe and Japan
High hopes from majors for South Africa's deep offshore
2 October 2013
Total has joined the crowd of majors flocking to South African waters
Lower oil prices and weaker refining margins bludgeon majors' profits
13 August 2013
The majors all saw their results take a hit as lower crude prices and weak refinery margins ate into second-quarter profits
Total plots a rich LNG future as expectations run high
3 May 2013
The French major is aggressively expanding its LNG portfolio. Philippe Sauquet, chief executive of the company's gas and power division, talks to Petroleum Economist
Ivory Coast oil rush heating up as Total makes discovery
25 April 2013
The French major is the latest company to make a discovery in the Ivory Coast