Total Adds 3 Billion Barrels Of Oil To Boost Nigeria’s Production

General view of the Total oil refinary in Leuna, November 19, 2014.
REUTERS/Axel Schmidt

Yemisi Izuora 

Total E&P Nigeria Limited (“TEPNG”), an affiliate of TOTAL S.A., which has operated in the upstream sector of the Nigerian hydrocarbon industry for more than 50 years has added over 3 billion barrels of oil equivalent to Nigeria’s production since inception.

Incorporated in Nigeria in 1962, TEPNG has maintained strong and steadfast partnerships with the Nigerian Government, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and several indigenous companies, in developing the country’s hydrocarbon industry. 

TEPNG operates and holds a 40 per cent interest in the NNPC/TEPNG Joint Venture, producing oil and natural gas from several onshore and shallow water concessions. In addition, TEPNG has non-operated interests in the SPDC-operated joint venture 10 per cent, the Bonga field, 12.5 per cent and the Usan field 20 per cent and also has a 15 per cent interest in Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas, LNG, which operates six LNG liquefaction trains on Bonny Island.

Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI) is another E&P affiliate in Nigeria which operates the Akpo field in oil mining lease, OML 130 deepwater lease and is currently developing the Egina field, expected to come on stream in 2018 with a capacity of 200,000 barrels per day.

Total is committed to working closely with its host communities in Nigeria and is supporting many projects in the field of health, education, infrastructure and economic development, through its sustainable development and community relations programmes.

Total delivers world class energy solutions, adds economic value to the country, and promotes best practices in safety and environmental protection, business ethics and corporate social responsibility.

With a diverse work force of several nationalities and cultures working together, Total is proud of its contributions to the socio-economic development of Nigeria

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