Total CEO Patrick Pouyanné speaks exclusively to MEES in a wide ranging interview conducted in Qatar on 22 November. Edited highlights follow.

 

Q:  Good afternoon. Thank you for taking the time to speak to MEES. Let’s start with the current state of the industry. Oil prices have risen this week on speculation that next week’s Opec meeting will result in some sort of deal. What do you think the best case outcome would be from this meeting? What are your...