Vaca Muerta

Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Energía Jonathan Gilbert

Dow Weighs Exiting Shale-Gas Venture in Argentina, Minister Says

YPF, Dow are trying to figure out value for El Orejano. Shale natural gas output subsidized through at least 2021
Argentina Reuters Energía Caroline Stauffer

YPF chairman sees turning point in Argentina oil, gas output

Argentina’s state-run petroleum company YPF SA forecasts that its production will increase in 2018 after contracting this year, as the number of rigs operating in the country rises, the company's chairman said on Monday.
Economía Reuters Energía Karolin Schaps

BP in talks with electric carmakers on service station chargers

BP (BP.L) is in talks with electric vehicle makers on partnering to offer battery re-charging docks at its global network of fuel service stations as it seeks to benefit from the move away from diesel and petrol cars, Chief Executive Bob Dudley told Reuters on Tuesday.
Argentina La República - Ecuador Energía

Grupo argentino y suizo explotarán yacimiento Vaca Muerta en Argentina

El grupo argentino Andes Energía y la petrolera suiza Mercuria, a través de su filial en Argentina, la Petrolera El Trébol (PETSA), se fusionarán para explotar Vaca Muerta, una de las formaciones de hidrocarburos no convencionales más grandes del mundo, anunciaron hoy fuentes corporativas.
Argentina Il sole 24 hore - Italia Energía Sissi Bellomo

In Europa Big Oil impara a convivere col barile a 50 dollari

Più aggressivo l’approccio della francese Total, che non è ancora sazia dopo aver avviato nei mesi scorsi investimenti importanti (come Vaca Muerta, promettente area di shale in Argentina) e firmato l’accordo con l’Iran per lo sviluppo del giacimento South Pars. Con utili trimestrali netti a 2,47 miliardi di dollari (+14%) e flussi di cassa in aumento di un terzo a 5,3 miliardi, il ceo Patrick Pouyanné assicura che il bilancio è abbastanza robusto da consentirgli di «trarre vantaggio dai prezzi bassi per lanciare progetti redditizi e acquistare risorse a condizioni attraenti».
Argentina Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Energía Francois De Beaupuy

Total Ready to Make Acquisitions as Financial Strength Grows

Among Total’s new projects are a $1 billion contract to lead the development of phase 11 of the giant South Pars gas field in Iran. In April, the company decided to develop resources in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta, one of the most promising shale formations outside the U.S. It’s also part of a consortium behind the third phase of the Halfaya oil field in Iraq.
Argentina Stock Market Wire - Reino Unido Energía

Andes agrees Trefoil merger

Andes Energia has announced the conditional combination with Trefoil Holdings.
Argentina El País - Uruguay Energía

Anuncian una inversión conjunta en la formación de Vaca Muerta

La petrolera estatal argentina YPF dijo ayer que invertirá junto a Wintershall Energía SA, Pan American Energy LLC (PAE) y Total Austral SA US$ 1.150 millones para acelerar la producción de gas no convencional en la gigantesca formación de Vaca Muerta, en el sur del país sudamericano.
Argentina Reuters Energía Eliana Raszewski

Total, BP unit, YPF boost investment in Argentina's Vaca Muerta

Argentina's state-run oil firm YPF SA (YPFD.BA), France's Total SA (TOTF.PA), Wintershall Energía SA and BP (BP.L) unit Pan American Energy LLC announced a $1.15 billion joint investment on Tuesday to increase shale gas production.
Argentina Reuters Energía Luc Cohen

Tariff fight roils Argentina’s shale patch as Macri opens trade

Argentina needs oil rigs to develop its vast shale oil and gas resources. The United States has plenty of idle equipment laying around after its own unconventional drilling boom cooled.
Argentina Reuters Energía

Pan American Energy to invest $1.2 billion in Argentina in 2017

Argentina-based Pan American Energy, a unit of BP Plc (BP.L), will invest some $1.2 billion in the South American country this year, a company spokesman said on Tuesday, down from the $1.4 billion that the company had announced for 2016.
Argentina Reuters Energía Juliana Castilla

Argentina's YPF says technology lowering its shale costs

Longer horizontal wells and technology improvements will help Argentine state-run oil company YPF SA lower costs at its most productive shale field, but better infrastructure is still needed in the remote Vaca Muerta play, an executive said.
Argentina Reuters Energía Dmitry Zhdannikov

From Middle East to Argentina, France's Total bets on cheap resources

As the world witnesses spectacular growth in oil and gas production from the U.S. shale deposits, the boss of French energy giant Total paradoxically says this is one area where he doesn't want to expand. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino