Fracking Argentina

La Evolución de la Fracturicación Hidráulica en el País y el Mundo

XTO Energy has invested $250 million to develop a pilot of 5 horizontal wells in Argentina, El Inversor reports. Fracturing will take place in Vaca Muerta, North of Neuquen Capital, in the two blocks “Bajo Del Choique” and “La Invernada”, both located south of Añelo. The project is in cooperation with Gas y Petroleo del Neuquen (GyP) who will have a 10% stake. It will be the first time that the ExxonMobil […]

24 Aug 2015 by Monica Yanakiew A campaign to stop a Chinese company from extracting oil from a national park in northeast Argentina has engaged environmental activists, indigenous people, local politicians and forest rangers. “They are violating at least three national laws, as well as risking the contamination of a forest, which is home to species threatened with extinction and half of the country’s birds,” said Hernan Giardini, coordinator of […]

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