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French oil giant mulls exploiting Congo tar sands

French oil company Total said Tuesday that it was considering exploiting tar sands in the west central African country of Congo, where it is the chief oil and gas producer. “In the future, there are things to do in oil and gas, and — why not? — tar sands,” the company’s director of sustainable development and the environment Jean Michel Gires told the 6th annual World Sustainable Development Forum (WSDF) meeting in Brazzaville. (Full Story)

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