The National Environmental Licensing Agency (ANLA) decided not to continue with the environmental evaluation process for Ecopetrol’s (NYSE:EC) fracking project in Santander.
Canacol Energy (TSX: CNE) provided results on the Acordeon 1 exploration well, located in the VIM-5 block in the Lower Magdalena Valley (VIM). The company is changing its 2019 drilling program, due to these results.
Average oil netbacks had a recent peak in 2Q18 and since then have been falling back. Oil is now within US$6 of gas on an equivalent barrel basis. Not enough perhaps to make a company change strategy but maybe to change some resource allocation decisions.