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General Terms and Conditions of Use (GTCU)

Welcome to the address (hereinafter « Website »). By using the Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and accepted, without limitation or reservation, this document (hereinafter « General Terms and Conditions of Use » or « GTCU »). You also undertake to read the personal data and cookies charter available on this Website. Please note that if you visit other Total Group websites, different general terms and conditions of use and policies related to personal data protection, or any other document relating to the protection of personal data, apply to these websites. It is recommended that you carefully read their legal notices.

The companies within the Total Group have their own legal existence and independent legal status. The company publishing this Website (hereinafter “Website Publisher”) belongs to the Total Group. “Total”, “Total Group” and “Group” generally refers to TOTAL SE and/or its subsidiaries and affiliates; a subsidiary is a company in which TOTAL SE directly or indirectly holds a majority of the voting rights. Likewise, the words “we”, “us” and “our” are used to refer to the Website Publisher or any company of the Total Group in general or to those who work for them. These expressions are also used where no useful purpose is served by identifying the particular company or companies. It cannot be inferred from these expressions that TOTAL SE or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates are involved in the business and management of any other company of Total Group.

1. Identity

1.1. Website Publisher


Headquarters : Tour Coupole - 2, place Jean Millier - 92078 Paris La Défense Cedex - France

European Company

Nanterre Trade and Companies Register under number 832282313

Email: [email protected]

Director of publication: Nathalie Brunelle

1.2. Website Hosting Company

Acquia Cloud Site Factory located in Frankfurt, Germany

53 State Street, Boston, MA 02109, USA

Dun and Bradstreet (D&B): 015922699

Telephone: +1 617-588-9600
Total group companies have their own legal existence and have independent legal personality. The Company which created this website belongs to the Total group. The terms “Total” and “the Total group” are sometimes used for practical reasons and generally designate TOTAL SE (the holding company) and / or its subsidiaries. Likewise, the terms “we”, “our” and “our” refer to the Company or any other company of the Total group in general. It cannot be deduced from the simple use of these expressions any involvement of TOTAL SE, or any of its subsidiaries in the business or management of another company in the Total group.

2. Definitions

The Company has put this website online in order to present certain activities of the Company and, where applicable, other activities of the Total group. The information is provided as part of general information, without guarantee of suitability for a particular need for use. The Company can modify or update them at any time without notice.

3. Use and Undertakings of the User

Each User of the Website certifies to comply with the GTCU and laws in force, in particular:
- have the necessary skills and means to access and use the Website;
- have verified that the computer configuration used does not contain any viruses and is in perfect working order.

4. Intellectual property

4.1. Principle

All information or documents (texts, animated or static images, sounds, photographs, know-how, quoted products) displayed on the Website as well as all elements created for the Website and its general structure, are either the property of the Website Publisher or the Total Group, or are subject to use, reproduction and representation rights that have been granted to such. These information, documents and items are subject to laws protecting copyright insofar as they have been made available to the public on this Website. No license or any right other than to view the Website has been granted to any person with respect to intellectual property rights. Reproduction of Website documents is authorized solely as information for personal and private usage. Any reproduction and any use of copies made for other purposes is expressly prohibited and subject to the prior and express authorization of the Website Publisher. In all cases, the authorized reproduction of information displayed on the Website must quote the appropriate source and ownership.

4.2. Distinguishing Marks

Unless otherwise stated, company names, logos, products and brands quoted on the Website are the property of the Website Publisher or the Total Group, or are subject to use, reproduction or representation rights that have been granted for their benefit. They may not be used without the prior written consent of the Website Publisher.

4.3. Databases

Any databases made available to you are the property of the Website Publisher, which has the status of database producer. You are prohibited from extracting or reusing any qualitatively or quantitatively substantial part of the databases, including for private purposes.

5. Hyperlinks

5.1. Activation of links

The Website Publisher formally declines any liability for the content of the websites to which it provides links. Please consult the general conditions of use and the personal data and cookies policy, or any other document relating to the protection of personal data, of these websites in order to understand their practices. The decision to activate the links is made solely by the Users. The Website Publisher may modify or delete a link on the Website at any time.

5.2. Authorization of links

If you wish to create a hypertext link to this Website, you must obtain the prior written consent of the Website Publisher by using the contact details mentioned at the end of the GTCU.

6. Formal Notice  

6.1. Liability

Information and recommendations available on this Website (hereinafter "Information") are provided in good faith. They are supposed to be correct at the time they are published on the Website. However, the Website Publisher neither represents nor guarantees the completeness and accuracy of the Information. You fully assume the risks associated with the credit you give them. The Information are provided to you on the condition that you or any other person who receives them can determine its interest for a specific purpose before using them. In no event shall the Website Publisher be liable for any damages that may result from the reliance on or use of the Information. The Information should not be considered as recommendations for the use of information, products, procedures, equipment or formulations that would be in contradiction with any intellectual property right. The Website Publisher declines any liability, express or implied, if the use of the Information contravenes an intellectual property right.

The Website Publisher, and any Total Group company, categorically rejects any interpretation which may assimilate the content of its websites with offers to purchase or incentives to acquire shares or other negotiable securities, listed or unlisted, from the Website Publisher or any other Total Group company. No warranty, express or implied, is given regarding the commercial nature of the Information provided, nor as to their suitability for a particular purpose, nor as to the products referred to in such Information. Under no circumstances the Website Publisher undertakes to update or correct the Information that will be published on the Internet or on its web servers. The Website Publisher reserves the right to modify or correct the content of its websites at any time without prior notice.

The Website Publisher does not guarantee, without this list being exhaustive, that the Website operates without interruption and that the servers that provide access to it and/or third party sites for which hypertext links refer do not contain viruses.

6.2. Forward-Looking Statements

The documents presented on this Website may contain forward-looking statements about the Group (including objectives and trends) and forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding TOTAL financial condition, results of operations, business and strategy.

The forward-looking statements contained in these documents are based on economic data and assumptions made within a given economic, competitive and regulatory environment. They may prove to be inaccurate in the future and depend on risk factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated, such as, but not limited to, changes in exchange rates, the price of petroleum products, the ability to achieve cost reductions or efficiency gains without undue disruption to operations, environmental regulatory considerations and general economic and financial conditions. Similarly, some financial information are based on estimates, particularly when assessing the recoverable amount of assets and the amounts of any impairment losses.

Neither Total nor any of its subsidiaries assumes any obligation to update or revise, in particular as a result of new information and/or future events, any or all of the statements, forward-looking statements, trends or objectives contained in these documents. Additional information concerning factors, risks and uncertainties that could affect the Group's financial results or business are also available in the most up-to-date versions of the Document de référence / Document d'enregistrement universel filed in France with the Autorité des marchés financiers and the annual report on Form 20-F filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC").

7. Updates of the Website GTCU and applicable law

The Website Publisher may update the GTCU of the Website at any time. Users are invited to regularly refer to the latest current GTCU available on the Website.

If one or more provisions of the GTCU are found not to be applicable or prohibited by public policy regulations, the other provisions of the unaffected GTCU shall remain applicable to Users to the extent permitted by such regulations.  

The GTCU are subject to French law and fall within the jurisdiction of the competent French courts.

8. Contact

For any questions relating to the Terms of Use of the Website, you can contact us at the following email address: [email protected] or by post at the following address:
Tour Coupole - 2, place Jean Millier
92078 Paris La Defense Cedex - France
Name of service or department: Total @ Saclay