Energy Executive on the End of Oil 'We Have to Save, Save, Save'

The world could run out of oil in 20 years. This grim scenario is not the prediction of environmentalists, but of Michel Mallet, the general manager of French energy giant Total's German operations. In an interview, Mallet calls for radical reduction of gas consumption and a tax on aviation fuel.
A Total oil platform off the coast of Angola: "Oil production will be technically complex in the future, which makes it expensive."

A Total oil platform off the coast of Angola: "Oil production will be technically complex in the future, which makes it expensive."

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Interview conducted by Anselm Waldermann.