The industry expects to increase number of wells drilled

DrillingThere is optimism about the sector’s performance this year. Oil companies announced good financial and operational resultsduring 1Q17, and Colombian authorities hope to see better results in coming quarters.  » Read More

MinMinas participated in the EITI's conference

Regulation and PolicyThe Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinMinas) took part in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) conference in Oslo (Norway). » Read More

Echeverry’s visit to Cumaral

Security and Public OrderThe popular consultation that will determine whether citizens of Cumaral (Meta) approve oil activities in their territory or not, will take place on July 4th. Ecopetrol’s (NYSE:EC) president went to the municipality to defend the NOC’s position on the matter. » Read More

USO supports protests at La Cira – Infantas field

Security and Public OrderThe Union showed support toEl Centro community regarding protests at La Cira –Infantasfield, as well as to Barrancabermeja’s protesters, who demand the modernization of the Refinery.  » Read More

Ecopetrol participation in Colombian reserves

Regulation and PolicyThe Ministry of Mines and Energy (MinMinas) announced Colombian oil and gas reserves during 2016. They dropped compared to 2015 and one of the reasons was Ecopetrol’s (NYSE: EC) participation in total reserves in the country. » Read More

Offshore projects to “guarantee self-sufficiency”

ExplorationThe Colombian government is optimistic about the results that offshore projects could give in the Caribbean Sea, especially in gas. » Read More

Bolivar and Córdoba could boost national production

ExplorationFifteen municipalities located in Bolivar and in 10 municipalities of Córdoba, were identified as potential oil producing areas. » Read More

Farc concerned about their legal security

Security and Public OrderOnly eight days before the deadline for the delivery of Farc's weapons, the guerrilla insists on “rescheduling" the rest of the post-conflict activities. » Read More