Total (TOT) warns energy companies against drilling for crude in Arctic waters, the first time...

|By:, SA News Editor

Total (TOT) warns energy companies against drilling for crude in Arctic waters, the first time an oil major has publicly spoken out against offshore oil exploration in the region. The risk of an oil spill in such an environmentally sensitive area is too high, CEO Christophe de Margerie says: “A leak would do too much damage to the image of the company."