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Total Gas Leak

'Major Turning Point' For Gas Leak

AP | Posted 07.16.2012 | Green

LONDON (AP) — French energy company Total says a gas leak on a North Sea platform has been stopped after a 12-hour operation to pump heavy mud into ...

North Sea Gas Leak Pumped With Mud

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | Green

LONDON, May 15 (Reuters) - France's Total started pumping heavy mud down its leaking well in the North Sea on Tuesday to try to stop an escape of ga...

'Sensory Testers' Taste North Sea Fish

AP | RAPHAEL SATTER | Posted 04.11.2012 | Green

LONDON -- Scotland has called in taste testers to sample the fish found near the site of Total's North Sea gas leak, an unusual gastronomic exercise i...

North Sea Gas Leak Conjures Painful BP Memories

AP | SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 06.09.2012 | Green

PARIS (AP) — Oil giant Total has moved to reassure investors and environmental activists over the past week that the financial and environmental dam...

Relief In Sight For Leaking Gas Well

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2012 | Green

* Operation likely to begin end of next week-source * Conditions on platform meet safety requirements-Total * Work on dr...

Crew Flown To North Sea Rig To Inspect Gas Leak

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2012 | Green

* Experts have performed reconnaissance mission on leaking rig * Mission spent four hours on the Elgin platform * Helic...

How To Stop The Gas Leak?

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Green

* Outbound flights resume with heavy delays * Total expects conditions to improve by Wed afternoon * Expert team of 8 to...

How To Cap A Well Spewing Gas

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2012 | Green

* Total, HSE to meet Monday to discuss risks in stopping leak * HSE expected to give Total positive advice * Danger of ...

Permission To Kill The Well?

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2012 | Green

By Muriel Boselli and Karolin Schaps PARIS, April 1 (Reuters) - British authorities are expected to grant French oil company Total per...

'Hellfighters' To The Rescue In Potentially Disastrous Gas Leak

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

* Wild Well Control also worked on BP's Macondo disaster * UK's Oil Spill Response also called in By Henning Gloystein ...

PROBLEM: Leaking Explosive Gas Plumes

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

* Pressure change on Feb. 25 signalled trouble, govt told * Troubled well had been plugged year earlier * Company to dri...

THAT CAN'T BE GOOD...

AP | BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 05.29.2012 | Green

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Environmental groups warned Thursday they fear an oil spill could be triggered at a North Sea offshore platform that has ...

'An Explosion Waiting To Happen'?

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2012 | Green

* Elgin may become "an explosion waiting to happen" - consultant * Total shares under pressure * Wind taking gas away f...