Total invited to invest in India’s oil and gas infrastructure


French super-major Total SA has been invited by India to invest in the country’s oil and gas infrastructure.

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday the company is being encouraged to “invest in infrastructure, gas pipelines, LNG terminals and petrochemicals,” reports the the Economic Times.

Pradhan made the announcement in a Tweet following a meeting with Total Chairman, Patrick Pouyanne.

Total has a 26 percent stake in a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in western India and operates 42 outlets to sell gas to automobiles.