French supermajor Total said it started production at a deep-water prospect off the Congolese coast with a production capacity of 100,000 barrels per day. “Moho Nord is the biggest oil development to date in the Republic of the Congo,” Arnaud Breuillac, president for Total’s exploration and production division, said in a statement . “A showcase for Total’s deep offshore operational excellence, it consolidates our leading position in Africa.” Production from Moho Nord comes through 34 wells tied to a platform that Total considers unique to its operations offshore Africa. The deep-water prospect has a peak production capacity of 100,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. West Africa has drawn interest from international energy companies eager to tap into […]