Total is a major energy player committed to supplying affordable energy to a growing population, addressing climate change and meeting new customer expectations. Those commitments guide what we do. With operations in more than 130 countries, we are a global integrated energy producer and provider, a leading international oil and gas company, and a major player in solar energy with SunPower and Total Solar. We discover, produce, transform, market and distribute energy in a variety of forms, to serve the end customer. Our 98,000 employees are committed to better energy that is safer, cleaner, more efficient, more innovative and accessible to as many people as possible. As a responsible corporate citizen, we focus on ensuring that our operations worldwide consistently deliver economic, social and environmental benefits. Our ambition is to become the responsible energy major.
Shell is a worldwide group of oil, gas and petrochemical companies. It’s one of the largest independent oil and gas enterprises in the world. We help meet the world’s growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways. We work to develop new oil and gas supplies, and have a global network of refineries and chemical plants. Shell transports and trades oil, gas and other energy-related products, such as carbon-emission rights, and continues to invest in new business models in renewable energy enabled by digital technology. We serve around 30 million customers every day through our global network of 43,000 Shell-branded retail stations. Sustainability at Shell means providing energy in a responsible manner, respecting people, their safety and the environment. Our approach to sustainability starts with our goal to run a safe, efficient, responsible and profitable business and we work to share wider benefits where we operate.
The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) is the development finance institution established by the Member States of OPEC in 1976 as a channel of aid to the developing countries. OFID works in cooperation with developing country partners and the international donor community to stimulate economic growth and alleviate poverty in all disadvantaged regions of the world. It does this by providing financing to build essential infrastructure, strengthen social services delivery and promote productivity, competitiveness and trade. OFID’s work is people-centered, focusing on projects that meet basic needs - such as food, energy, clean water and sanitation, healthcare and education – with the aim of encouraging self-reliance and inspiring hope for the future.
The World Petroleum Council (WPC) is a non-advocacy, non-political organisation with charitable status in the U.K. and has accreditation as a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) from the United Nations (UN). The WPC is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable management and use of the world’s petroleum resources for the benefit of all. WPC conducts the triennial World Petroleum Congress, covering all aspects of the industry including management of the industry and its social, economic and environmental impact.
The International Gas Union (IGU), founded in 1931, is a worldwide non-profit organisation promoting the political, technical and economic progress of the gas industry and advocate gas as an integral part of a sustainable global energy system. IGU has more than 150 members worldwide and represents more than 97% of the world's gas market. The members are national associations and corporations of the gas industry. The working organisation of IGU covers the complete value chain of the gas industry from upstream to downstream.
The Global LPG Partnership assists developing countries to plan, finance and implement national-scale availability and use of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to help prevent the 4 million annual deaths, severe forest loss, and vast impact on women’s and children’s time caused by societal dependence on solid fuels for cooking.
Schlumberger is the world's leading provider of technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production, and processing to the oil and gas industry. Working in more than 85 countries and employing approximately 100,000 people who represent over 140 nationalities, Schlumberger supplies the industry's most comprehensive range of products and services, from exploration through production and integrated pore-to-pipeline solutions for hydrocarbon recovery that optimize reservoir performance.
OMV is producing and marketing oil & gas, innovative energy and high-end petrochemical solutions – in a responsible way. With group sales of EUR 19 bn and a workforce of around 22,500 employees in 2016, OMV Aktiengesellschaft is one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies. In Upstream, OMV has a strong base in Romania and Austria and a balanced international portfolio. 2016 daily production stood at approximately 311,000 boe/d. In Downstream, OMV has an annual refining capacity of 17.8 mn tonnes and more than 2,000 filling stations in ten countries as of June 2017. OMV operates a gas pipeline network in Austria and gas storage facilities in Austria and Germany.
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization.
Shell Foundation is an independent UK-registered charity established by the Shell Group in 2000 to create and scale new solutions to global development challenges. It applies business thinking to the major social and environmental issues of access to energy and sustainable mobility.