Total SA, France’s biggest oil company, will use social media websites Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. to comply with European Union energy market disclosure rules at its U.K. exploration and production unit.
Toyota Motor Corp.’s centralized structure, skepticism of external critics and lack of a global safety chief are among flaws the carmaker needs to address as it recovers from record recalls, an outside advisory group said.
BP Plc sold a cargo of North Sea Forties crude to Royal Dutch Shell Plc. Total SA restarted its Elgin-Franklin oil and natural-gas fields after the Elgin platform was halted yesterday because of a technical fault.
Toyota Motor Corp.’s outside advisers on quality have a free hand examining U.S. operations and won’t be “window dressing” as the automaker works to rebound from record recalls, the panel’s chief said.