A Royal Navy ship is on its way to the Gulf of Guinea, amid a continued focus on security.
Equinor is continuing to expand its floating offshore wind operations with plans to roll out the technology in France.
The G20 has signalled an increased interest in accepting carbon pricing to tackle climate change.
Floating wind energy projects could open up vast areas of the world’s oceans to produce carbon-free power.
James Fisher Renewables has been drafted in to help deal with unexploded ordnance off the coast of France.
France held a summit on May 18 for African leaders, with discussions around debt, security and energy.
France is preparing to hold a summit to bolster its economic links with a number of African states.
Bua Group has contracted KBR to carry out front-end engineering and design (FEED) on its proposed refinery in Nigeria.
Eskom has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Agence Française de Développement (AFD) on developing a more competitive – and lower carbon – electricity system.
Chadian President Idriss Deby has died while visiting fighting according to reports, coinciding with his re-election.
The gas-flaring rate of the European Union’s imported gas is 33x higher than indigenous production. We commend the EU’s recent methane strategy, but to support net zero the EU needs an equally clear EU gas flaring strategy.
Total has picked up 67 megawatt-peak of solar projects as part of the French Energy Regulatory Commission’s (CRE) eighth call for tenders.
Scottish energy service firms are being encouraged to partner up with their counterparts in France in order to make inroads into its emerging offshore wind market.
A new subsea power cable to France has been launched which will be able to provide enough zero carbon electricity for a million British homes, National Grid has said.
French energy giant Total has become a 20% shareholder in the Eolmed floating wind farm pilot project in the Mediterranean.
A number of states have signed an agreement formalising the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF).
Axens has won work to act as the technology provider for a greenfield 200,000 barrel per day refinery and petrochemical plant in Nigeria.
Greece's prime minister has warmly thanked France for boosting its military presence in the eastern Mediterranean.
Mauritius has declared a state of emergency in response to a worsening oil spill offshore and is seeking international assistance.
Turkey has criticised French President Emmanuel Macron for his comments on Libya, as external actors amp up their rhetoric on the need for action.
A French navy frigate intervened along with the United Nations to stop a tanker as it was on its way to load refined petroleum products from an eastern Libyan port in violations of sanctions, leaving it loitering offshore for almost a week.
Total barely managed to stay in profit for the start of 2020 as oil prices took a nosedive due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
French oil and gas giant Total has scooped 20% of solar power awards during the most recent tender process.
As we enter a new decade, I’m sure I’m not alone in reflecting on matters that are personally important, together with major issues that impact on society, the environment and the economy.
The civil war in Libya is escalating as mercenaries, supplied by Turkey, have been mobilised to support the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA).