Total chief warns against Arctic drilling
AFP · 26 Sep 2012, 16:54
Published: 26 Sep 2012 16:54 GMT+02:00
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De Margerie said: "A leak would do too much damage to the image of the company" and that "oil on Greenland would be a disaster."
The newspaper noted that Total has several interests in gas exploration in the Arctic particularly in Russia, beneath the Barents Sea, and that De Marjorie held that energy companies could cope more easily with any gas leak than with a leak of oil.