Active rigs drilling for gas in Latin America Exploration & Production

Latin American rig count ticks up in October

Gas-focused drilling increased slightly in Latin America during October, with 20 rigs operational in the region during the month.

By Chris Noon 24 November 2017
Policy & Regulation

Gas subsidy cuts push YPF to oil investment

YPF says it will boost investment in crude production at the expense of gas because it is "disappointed" by cuts to gas-focused subsidies.

10 November 2017
Companies & Finance

Pemex logistics unit asks for compensation from gas regulator

Pemex’s logistics unit has asked Mexico’s gas regulator to pay MXN 27.9 billion in compensation for undervalued pipelines and other assets.

9 November 2017
Exploration & Production

Brazil’s Manati field sees output rise by 17.8% in Q3

Gas production from Brazil’s offshore Manati field increased by 17.8% in Q3 2017.

9 November 2017
Exploration & Production

YPF oil and gas output down in Q3

Argentine state-run giant YPF's gas production fell by 1.7% in Q3 2017.

9 November 2017
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto at his state of the union address in 2017. Exploration & Production

Mexico’s unpopular president sticks to the script

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto trumpeted Pemex’s latest discovery in time-honoured fashion last week, but is he stuck in the past?

9 November 2017
Companies & Finance

New director of ANP approved by Brazilian senate

The Brazilian Senate approved Dirceu Cardoso Amorelli Junior as director of the country’s hydrocarbon agency, the ANP.

8 November 2017
Global Markets

Chile power auction sets new record-low price for solar

A new record low price for solar power has been achieved in Chile’s latest electricity auction.

8 November 2017
Global Markets

Venezuela’s PDVSA credit rating cut to C

Credit rating agency Fitch cut Venezuelan state-owned giant PDVSA’s rating from ‘CC’ to ‘C’ on Tuesday.

8 November 2017
Companies & Finance

HSBC to offer $5.32 bln in credit for Argentine energy projects

HSBC Argentina plans to offer $5.32 billion in various credit lines to finance energy projects in Argentina.

7 November 2017
Exploration & Production

Mexico receives no bids for oil and gas marketing tender

No bids were received in Mexico’s tender for an oil and gas marketer for the state’s share of output under its new exploration and production contract regime.

7 November 2017
Exploration & Production

Argentina boosts incentives for unconventional output

Argentina’s government has widened the scope of an incentive programme for gas production from unconventional reservoirs in the country’s Neuquén Basin

7 November 2017
LNG

Maintenance will keep Brazilian FSRU offline until late November

Scheduled maintenance at the Golar Winter FSRU in Brazil has been extended until 27 November.

7 November 2017
Pemex petrochemical plant in Veracruz Exploration & Production

Mexico’s massive find is boost for flagging north

Mexico’s big onshore discovery could bring back the glory days to the country’s northern region – only this time it involves associated production.

7 November 2017
Exploration & Production

Pemex hits oil in Veracruz, Mexico

Mexican state giant Pemex has made the country’s biggest onshore oil discovery in 15 years in the eastern state of Veracruz.

6 November 2017
LNG

Puerto Rico resumes LNG imports

Puerto Rico has resumed LNG imports following nearly two months of interrupted delivery caused by widespread damage from Hurricane Maria.

2 November 2017
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Argentina’s Neuquén province prepares pipeline tender

The Argentine province of Neuquén is preparing to launch a tender for pipelines to connect the region’s unconventional gas fields with larger lines.

31 October 2017
LNG

Chile and Argentina successfully swap gas

Argentina and Chile concluded their first gas swap on Monday for a total volume of 4 million cubic metres.

31 October 2017
anadarko independence hub LNG

Far-out? Chinese company bets on offshore ‘PLNG’

A Chinese company is planning a ‘platform LNG’ concept for the Gulf of Mexico. But given all the proposed liquefaction capacity, is now the time for new ideas?

31 October 2017
Exploration & Production

Eni could sell stakes in Mexican and Indonesian assets – CEO

Italian giant Eni could sell stakes in its oil and gas fields in Mexico and Indonesia in the next stage of its asset sale strategy

30 October 2017
Policy & Regulation

Pemex aiming to cut CO2 emissions by 25% by 2021

Mexican state giant Pemex is seeking to cut its carbon dioxide emissions by 25% by 2021, the company said on Sunday.

30 October 2017

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