Latin America & Caribbean

Field Development , Subsea , Discoveries , Deepwater

E&P Highlights: April 15, 2024

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, including an ultra-deepwater discovery and new contract awards.

April 15, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Shale Plays

GeoPark to Acquire Interests in Vaca Muerta

GeoPark Ltd. entered into a binding offer to acquire a non-operated working interest in Argentina’s Neuquen Basin’s Vaca Muerta Formation as it extends its reach across Latin America.

April 11, 2024

International , Crude Oil

US Decision on Venezuelan License to Dictate Production Flow

The outlook for Venezuela’s oil industry appears uncertain, Rystad Energy said April 4 in a research report, as a license issued by the U.S. Office of Assets Control (OFAC) is set to expire on April 18.

April 5, 2024

Crude Oil , Natural Gas , Unconventional , Conventional , International

CERAWeek: Tecpetrol CEO Touts Argentina Conventional, Unconventional Potential

Tecpetrol CEO Ricardo Markous touted Argentina’s conventional and unconventional potential saying the country’s oil production would nearly double by 2030 while LNG exports would likely evolve over three phases.

March 28, 2024

Exploration & Production , Crude Oil , Natural Gas , International , CERAWeek

Petrobras to Step Up Exploration with $7.5B in Capex, CEO Says

Petrobras CEO Jean Paul Prates said the company is considering exploration opportunities from the Equatorial margin of South America to West Africa.

March 26, 2024

Field Development

E&P Highlights: March 25, 2024

Here’s a roundup of the latest E&P headlines, including a FEED planned for Venus and new contract awards.

March 25, 2024

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Service & Supply , Technology

ChampionX to Acquire RMSpumptools, Expanding International Reach

ChampionX said it expects the deal to extend its reach in international markets including the Middle East, Latin America and other global offshore developments.

March 25, 2024

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , International , CERAWeek

CERAWeek: JERA CEO Touts Importance of US LNG Supply

JERA Co. Global CEO Yukio Kani said during CERAWeek by S&P Global that it was important to have a portfolio of diversified LNG supply sources, especially from the U.S.

March 22, 2024

Renewables , Solar , Wind , Hydrogen , Energy Storage , RNG

Energy Transition in Motion (Week of March 8, 2024)

Here is a look at some of this week’s renewable energy news, including a record-setting 2023 for U.S. solar.

March 8, 2024

Joint Ventures , Crude Oil

Ecopetrol, Occidental Permian JV Generating Positive Results

Ecopetrol SA's joint venture with Occidental Petroleum in the Permian continues to generate outstanding operational and financial results for the Colombian state-owned energy giant.

March 7, 2024