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China's Cnooc Sees Likely Start of Uganda Oil Field in 2021
Thursday, May 24, 2018 Cnooc says production at Kingfisher field will probably start in 2021.

France's Total Takes Stake In Russia's Arctic Gas Project
Thursday, May 24, 2018 Total will buy a 10% stake in a Russian Arctic gas project under a deal struck during Emmanuel Macron's visit to Russia.

Total Stops Iran Gas Project as Risk From Sanctions Too High
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Total says it will not risk investing in Iran following the return of US sanctions, unless it can secure a waiver.

An Upstream Comeback with Less Splash but More Cash?
Friday, May 11, 2018 Capital spending with free cash flow, rather than debt, is a hallmark of the 'new normal.'

Total at Risk of Losing Gas Field Stake to CNPC If It Quits Iran
Monday, May 07, 2018 Total, the only Western energy major investing in Iran, will lose its stake in the South Pars natural gas field to its Chinese partner if the Paris-based company withdraws from the country.

Total Output Hits Record High As Prices Buoy Profits
Thursday, April 26, 2018 Total reports record high quarterly oil and gas output while beating profit forecasts helped by higher prices.

Analysts: Utility Investment Will Become Increasingly Favored by Oil Majors
Thursday, April 26, 2018 Investment into the utility space will become an increasingly favored strategy by oil majors, according to analysts at BMI Research.

Total Says Libya's NOC Knew Of Plans To Buy Marathon's Business
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Total says it had informed Libya's authorities of plans to acquire Marathon Oil's stake in the Waha field.

Total, Google Cloud Team Up to Develop Oil, Gas AI Solutions
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Total and Google Cloud sign an agreement to jointly develop AI solutions.

Les Echos: Novatek CEO Says He Believes Total Will Join Arctic LNG 2
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Total could join Novatek's second large-scale LNG project called Arctic LNG 2 in Russia.

Oil Major Total's CEO Says Will Not Give Up on Venezuela
Friday, April 20, 2018 "Despite all the difficulties, Total remains in Venezuela," said CEO Patrick Pouyanne.

Now France's Oil Major Is Getting Ready for an Electric Future
Thursday, April 19, 2018 Total's action follows a similar utility acquisition by Royal Dutch Shell Plc in December.

Oil Major Total and Aramco Sign $5B Deal to Build Jubail Petrochem Complex
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 French oil and gas major Total signed a $5 billion deal with Saudi Aramco to build a giant petrochemical complex at their 440,000 barrels-per-day Jubail Satorp refinery.

As Prince Visits, Saudi Aramco to Sign $10 bln of Deals in France
Monday, April 09, 2018 Saudi Aramco will sign eight deals worth $10 billion with French firms, the chief executive of the state-run oil giant said.

Saudi Aramco, Total to Sign Refinery Expansion Deal Next Week - Sources
Thursday, April 05, 2018 State oil giant Saudi Aramco and French oil major Total plan to sign an agreement next week for the expansion of their joint venture refinery in Saudi Arabia, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

BP Squeezed Out of Abu Dhabi Offshore Oil as China, Italy Win
Thursday, March 22, 2018 BP missed out on a chance to renew its partnership in oil concessions off the emirate's shores, which expired this month.

Eni Promises Richer Returns After Exploration Success
Friday, March 16, 2018 The biggest foreign oil and gas producer in Africa will add 2 billion barrels of new oil and gas production over the next four years.

Exxon, Total, Repsol Among Bidders For Oil Exploration Off Greece
Monday, March 05, 2018 ExxonMobil, Total and Repsol are among members of two consortia that have submitted bids to explore for oil and gas off Greece.

Total, Edison Get Greek Go-Ahead For Oil And Gas Exploration
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Greece's parliament gives the go-ahead for companies to explore for oil and gas.

Total's Bayport Site to Add PE Unit in Venture with Borealis, Nova
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Total-Novealis JV to own equal shares in US Gulf Coast endeavor.

Big Oil CEOs Appeal to Norway to Back Carbon Capture and Storage
Thursday, February 15, 2018 Three of the world's biggest oil companies called on Norway to help maintain funding for carbon capture and storage technology.

Total Starts Up Antwerp Refinery And Petrochem Complex After Upgrade
Thursday, November 30, 2017 Total says that production had resumed gradually at its 338,000 barrels-per-day refinery and petrochemical platform in Antwerp.

Hoegh LNG: Pakistan LNG Import Project Consortium Folds
Thursday, November 16, 2017 A consortium behind a LNG import project in Pakistan has been dissolved.

France's Total Buys Engie's LNG Business For $1.5B
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 Total says it has acquired LNG interests of French power and gas utility Engie for around $1.5 billion.

Report: Quarter Of Oil Refineries Risk Closure Under Climate Goals
Thursday, November 02, 2017 A quarter of the world's oil refineries risk closure by 2035 if governments meet targets to limit fossil fuel burning.

Suncor Says Makes Progress In Oil Sands Project Dispute With Total
Thursday, October 26, 2017 Suncor Energy says it has made progress in resolving a commercial dispute with joint venture partner Total.

Total's Pouyanne Says Company in Talks to Buy Engie LNG Assets
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Total is in discussions about buying liquefied natural gas assets from former French gas monopoly Engie.

Total CEO: US Shale Oil Industry To See Wave Of Investment
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 The US shale industry will see another production surge in 2018 as producers have sharply ramped up bets against a fall in oil prices, major oil executives and bankers say.

Total's CEO Says Will Try To Move Ahead With Iran Gas Project
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Total will try to push ahead with its Iran gas project if the United States decides to impose unilateral sanctions on Teheran.

Total Expands Presence in Mexico
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Mexican service station group makes retail deal with Total.

Wood Group Wins Total Refinery Maintenance Contract
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 John Wood Group says it won a multi-million dollar contract from Total.

Buyers Eye Sinopec's Argentina Oil Assets in Sale Worth Up to $1B - Sources
Monday, October 09, 2017 Two sources said the Sinopec assets would be a tough sell.

Ghana Fuel Site Blast Kills at Least 7, Injures Dozens
Monday, October 09, 2017 The site includes an LPG storage depot and two service stations run by state-owned GOIL and oil major Total.

Total to Map Guinea Oil Blocks with Option to Acquire Three
Friday, October 06, 2017 Total plans to carry out seismic mapping of deep and ultra deep offshore blocks with an option to acquire three of them.

Eni Bets Big on Zohr Explorer Finding New Treasure
Friday, October 06, 2017 The Zohr field off Egypt sits in an area that Royal Dutch Shell pored over for years.

Maersk Oil CEO To Step Down After Total Takeover
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 The chief executive of Maersk Oil will leave the company when Total's acquisition of the company has been completed.

Total Makes Foray Into Exxon's Exploration Hotbed Offshore Guyana
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Total has agreed to pay $1 million for an option to buy a 25% stake in an oil exploration block offshore Guyana.

Total Expects Port Arthur Refinery Production Return Soon
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Total expects production soon from its 225,500-barrel-per-day Port Arthur, Texas, refinery.

Total Extends 5% Annual Oil Output Growth Target
Monday, September 25, 2017 Total extended its 5% annual average oil production growth target until 2022.

Far From the Texas Coast, Hurricane Harvey Hits Oil Refiners
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Three weeks after Hurricane Harvey ravaged the massive fuel-making industry, the region's recovery from storm damage is starting to disrupt plans for crucial maintenance.

Total Steps Up Renewables Drive With EREN, GreenFlex Deals
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Total steps up its expansion into renewables with investments in solar and wind energy producer EREN RE and energy efficiency firm GreenFlex.

Big Oil Becomes Greener With Progress in Cutting Pollution
Monday, September 18, 2017 It's no secret that oil majors are among the biggest corporate emitters of pollution.

Big Oil Says It Still Loves North Sea Despite Asset Sales
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 Europe's biggest energy companies have a message for the aging UK North Sea oil industry: We may be selling assets, but that doesn't mean we're heading for the exit.

Storm Harvey Opens Up Rare Jet Fuel Exports from Europe to US
Friday, September 01, 2017 The US is usually a jet fuel exporter to Europe.

India Invites Total to Boost Investment in Oil, Gas Projects - Minister
Friday, September 01, 2017 India has invited Total SA to invest in the country's oil and gas infrastructure, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday.

Brazil Regulator Rejects Total Study On Drilling At Amazon River Basin
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 Brazil's environmental regulator Ibama says it has rejected Total's environmental study on drilling in the Foz do Amazonas basin.

Texas Refiners Spared by Harvey Sweat Storm's Second Round
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 The largest refinery in the United States is gearing up for Harvey's second landfall.

Sources: UK Forties Oil Output Below Plan, Delaying Some Cargoes
Friday, August 25, 2017 The North Sea Forties crude stream is pumping less oil than expected, leading to delays in the loading of some cargoes of the crude, two trade sources say.

Total Overtakes Shell In North Sea Where Appetite For Assets Remains High
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Total has overtaken rival Shell to become the second-largest producer in the North Sea with its acquisition of Maersk's Norwegian and UK producing assets.

Natref Refinery To Reach Full Output This Weekend After Disruption
Friday, August 04, 2017 South Africa's 108,000 barrel-a-day Natref refinery, operated by Sasol and Total will reach full output this weekend.