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ANLA ruled on fracking licenses

Colombia is analyzing the possibility to allow unconventional techniques such as fracking to increase oil and gas reserves. ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) and Canacol Energy (TSX: CNE) requested environmental licenses to develop fracking projects in the Country. The National Environmental Licensing Agency (ANLA) ruled on this issue.

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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XM talks about Colombia’s reservoirs

Operator of the National Interconnected System (SIN) and administrator of the Wholesale Energy Market (MEM), XM, spoke about water levels in the country’s reservoirs.

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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ANLA requests new information for oil project — UPDATED

The National Agency for Environmental Licenses (ANLA) ruled on the “Tambora production area” project, located in the municipality of Pueblo Nuevo in the department of Córdoba.

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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What will happen with ‘La Colosa’?

Locals said ‘No’ to the development of mining activities in Cajamarca, stopping Anglo Gold Ashanti from developing the ‘La Colosa’ gold mine. Can the decision be reversed?

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
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Is that a “No”?

Casanare’s Administrative Tribunal said that the popular consultation in Yopal is “unconstitutional.” Here is why.

Monday, March 18th, 2019
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Double header: 2018 results and fracking looking up

Inspired by the rapid approach of baseball season, two short rather than one long comment this week, one on 2018 results so far and one on fracking, inspired by MinMinas naming five companies as being interested.

Monday, March 18th, 2019
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MinMinas talks gender policies

The Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinMinas) presented the ‘road map’ for its new gender equality policy in the mining-energy sector.

 

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
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New offshore E&P contracts

The National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) announced the signing of new exploration and production contracts with Shell (LON: RDSB) in offshore areas of the Caribbean Sea. Representatives of the government and the company spoke on this important agreement.

 

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Fracking backlash

More than 20 congresspersons from different political parties, asked President Duque not to implement fracking in Colombia. Here are the details.

 

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Natural gas Vs gasoline?

The increasing use of Vehicular Natural Gas (VNG) and propane has industry experts wondering if these products will replace traditional gasoline and diesel in the mid-term.

 

Monday, March 11th, 2019
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