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ACIPET on ‘Individual Social Responsibility’ for Petroleum Engineers

Carlos Leal, Head of the Colombian Association of Petroleum Engineers (Acipet), spoke about the industry’s situation and the role of Petroleum Engineers to guarantee the sector’s sustainability.

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Works for Taxes in the territories

The government spoke about how Works for Taxes could potentially change the future of municipalities that were affected by the conflict.


Thursday, July 18th, 2019

“Oil companies are welcome here”: inhabitants of Puerto Limón

Inhabitants of Puerto Limón (Putumayo) showed their support for Gran Tierra Energy (TSX: GTE), even though many communities in the country are trying to get anti-industry referendums going. Here is why.


Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
ACIPET information workshops

ACIPET information workshops

The Colombian Association of Petroleum Engineers (ACIPET) in partnership with CENIT and Ecopetrol (NYSE: EC) are carrying out an information campaign in the producing regions.


Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

USO talks strikes in Ecopetrol

The union spoke about the State Council’s ruling on strikes at the NOC. Here are the details.

Monday, July 8th, 2019

ANLA in the territories

The National Environmental Licensing Agency (ANLA) created a strategy to be closer to communities. The department of Meta will be one of the first beneficiaries.

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019

Ecopetrol is committed to its areas of influence

The NOC reported positive results in the development of social investment projects in Barrancabermeja, Santander and Norte de Santander. These and other Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) stories in our periodic summary.

Monday, July 1st, 2019

SGR reform approved

Iván Duque, President of Colombia, promised to make important changes to help the oil sector. The General System of Royalties (SGR) is one of the most controversial issues with communities and authorities announced important moves to reform it.

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

ANLA talks Frontera’s project

The National Environmental Licensing Agency (ANLA) made 49 requests to Frontera Energy’s (TSE: FEC) project in Puerto Gaitán (Meta). Here are the details.


Thursday, June 20th, 2019

June closes with a positive report on Royalties’ resources

Casanare’s government announced that 19 of the department’s municipalities will have access to a better energy service, thanks to royalties’ resources. These and other stories in our periodic Royalties summary.


Tuesday, June 18th, 2019