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Oil reserves increased in 2017

Oil reserves increased in 2017

The Colombian oil sector faced tough times due to low oil prices and social conflict, but the industry managed to overcome this challenges and it is recovering lost ground. The Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinMinas) and the National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) reported Colombia oil reserves in 2017, with positive results.

 

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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Representatives talked on relevant issues for the industry

Representatives of the sector discussed the opportunities in natural gas, unconventional resources, offshore projects and Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) at a forum organized by the business paper La Republica.

 

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Challenges and opportunities of the industry in Colombia

Challenges and opportunities of the industry in Colombia

Government and industry representatives attended the “100 years of oil in Colombia” forum, organized by La República newspaper. They gave their perspective on what the year looks like for the industry.

 

Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Next government’s challenges in the oil industry

Next government’s challenges in the oil industry

Presidential elections are approaching and the next president of Colombia will have to face several challenges in the mining-energy sector. Industry representatives spoke on this topic.

 

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Oil production in March

Oil production in March

The Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinMinas) reported oil and gas production figures for March 2018. Crude increased compared to the same period of last year, and gas showed a positive behavior as well.

 

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Llanos Orientales oil potential

Llanos Orientales oil potential

Colombia has few years of oil reserves remaining and concerns about loss of self-sufficiency have increased in recently. However, the country has several regions with great potential. The Llanos Orientales is one of them.

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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CCL pipeline has been closed for a quarter

CCL pipeline has been closed for a quarter

The Coveñas Caño Limón (CCL) pipeline continues to be the main target of terrorist acts by illegal groups, especially the ELN. Ecopetrol (NYSE: ECP) reported problems to transport oil in this important asset in Arauca.

 

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Arce on energy matrix

German Arce, MinMinas, participated in the International Congress of Renewable Energies, organized by the World Energy Council Colombia and the Association of Renewable Energies (SER). He talked about the energy matrix of Colombia and natural phenomena that affect the costs in the system.

 

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Offshore activities expectations

Offshore activities expectations

Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Frontera Energy 2017 results

Frontera Energy 2017 results

Frontera Energy (TSX: FEC) announced its financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended 2017. The company reported good results in the last quarter of 2017, closing the year with strong financial performance.

 

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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