Energy is Total's history. Having produced oil and gas for nearly a century, Total has also branched out into renewable energies and electric power. As a global energy leader, we leverage our pioneering spirit and capacity for innovation to address new challenges and prepare for the future. Our 20-year ambition is to become the responsible energy major. TOTAL, FROM 1920 TO THE PRESENT
Total's history began in 1924, with the creation of Compagnie Française des Pétroles (CFP). At the time, we produced oil in the Middle East. Over the years, we have expanded internationally and diversified into gas, refining, petrochemicals and petroleum product marketing, as well as solar power, bioenergies and energy storage. We have been innovating for nearly 100 years to meet our customers' expectations.
Total is one of the largest major integrated oil and gas companies in the world, with activities in more than 150 countries. The Group is also a first rank player in chemicals. Its 96,000 employees put their expertise to work in every part of the industry – exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining and marketing, gas and new energies, trading, and chemicals. Total is working to help satisfy the global demand for energy, both today and tomorrow.
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