Vaca Muerta: The Road to Energy Autonomy

Everybody is talking about it, but what is the real attraction of Vaca Muerta? Why is it so important to foster the development of this resource? To begin with, Vaca Marta is not a single field, but a sedimentary formation from the Jurassic Age with a surface of...

Oil & Gas Industry in Argentina

Overview Argentina is a significant player in South America’s hydrocarbon market, along with Venezuela, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia and Colombia. According to the 2015 edition of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, Argentina is the second largest natural gas...

RenovAr Program – Round 1.5

Government officials announced a new tender for the projects submitted in this first auction and have been left out. That is, both those who have not qualified in the technical offer, such as economic and those who had not been awarded for reasons of competitiveness,...

Highlights of the Renewable Energy Promotional Regime

1. Renewable Portfolio Standards a. Large Consumers Under the New Promotional Scheme, large consumers (i.e. consumers with a demand equal to or larger than 300 kW) are required to source a minimum level of their electricity consumption from renewable sources, as per...

Renewable Energy Promotion Law

Business Opportunities Argentina’s demand for power has increased substantially in recent years and is expected to rise. In order to continue to cope with ever-increasing levels of demand, Argentina’s power infrastructure must keep up with its expansion plans. This...

Energy & Natural Resources: a Change in Paradigm

The wealth of Argentina’s natural resources, together with its potential for power generation from renewable sources, puts the country in a privileged position in both domestic and international energy markets. Oil & Gas Argentina has a long history of hydrocarbon...