Energy giants collaborate on human rights supply chain engagement

They aim to establish an industry framework for supplier assessments

Total makes major gas discovery offshore UK

Recoverable resources at the field are estimated at around one trillion cubic feet

Petrobras, Total and Total Eren sign Memorandum of Understanding

The companies will collaborate to help develop Brazil’s renewable energy sector

European Commission approves Total’s plans to buy Direct Energie

It judged the proposed merger would not raise competition concerns

Greenpeace protesters abseil into Total’s AGM

They were protesting the energy giant’s plans to drill in the mouth of the Amazon and French Guiana

Total buys 74% stake in Direct Energie in €1.4bn deal

It aims to have more than six million French customers and one million Belgian customers by 2022

Total invests in fund targeting emerging energy tech in China

The fund will invest in the energy sector, notably renewable energy, energy storage, distributed and smart energy

Eight energy firms pledge methane reductions from natural gas

BP, ExxonMobil, Shell, Statoil and Total are among eight energy companies that have committed to further reduce methane emissions from their natural gas assets. The firms, which include Eni, Repsol and Wintershall, have also agreed to encourage others across the natural gas value chain – from production to the final consumer – to follow suit. […]

Chris Billing joins Total in France

Chris Billing has been appointed as a Director to the Strategy and New Ventures department within Total Paris. He will be working on Total Gas and Power’s (TGP) commercial strategy across Europe, as part of its wider ‘better energy’ ambition to have 20% of their generation from renewable sources within 20 years, Mr Billing said: […]

Total snaps up ENGIE’s LNG assets for $1.5bn

Total has signed an agreement with French utility ENGIE to buy its liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets for $1.49 billion (£1.13bn). The deal includes interests in liquefaction plants, including the Cameron LNG project in the US, long term LNG sales and purchase agreements, a fleet of 10 LNG tankers as well as access to regasification capacities […]