The Comptroller General (CGR), through the Royalties Unit, found possible irregularities in the development of the Natural Gas Massification System (SMGN) project in the department of Chocó.
The Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinEnergia) reported natural gas production figures for July 2019. MinEnergia Maria Fernanda Suarez spoke about the behavior of this metric and its effects on Colombia’s self-sufficiency.
The decision of the State Council to maintain the suspension on fracking generated many reactions in the country. Government leaders and industry experts talked about this decision.
Maybe we should not have been so hopeful. Maybe this was always doomed. It is always easier to say ‘No’ than take a chance on ‘Yes’. No one ever knows the consequences of saying ‘No’, the road not taken.