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Montevideo, November 15th 2018 - 02:04 UTC

Tag: Daniel Gonzalez

  • Tuesday, October 30th 2018 - 08:45 UTC

    YPF plans US$ 4bn annual investment in oil and gas production

    YPF intends to invest US$ 3.6 billion on infrastructure in Vaca Muerta over the next five years, CEO Daniel Gonzalez said, with 1,700 wells drilled by 2023

    Argentina's state-controlled oil company, YPF, will significantly boost oil and gas production, investing between US$4 and US$ 5 billion per year through 2022, Chief Executive Daniel Gonzalez said. The plan is to raise production by between 5and 7% per year, with the largest increase in the Vaca Muerta formation, one of the world's largest reserves of shale oil and gas.

  • Wednesday, March 7th 2018 - 09:30 UTC

    YPF plans shale oil and gas production to increase 35% during 2018

    Gonzalez said YPF plans to drill 100 wells in 12 different areas of Vaca Muerta, after costs for horizontal wells fell to US$1,390 per lateral foot in the fourth quarter

    Argentina’s state-owned oil company YPF SA expects shale oil and gas production to grow 35% in 2018, as costs in the Vaca Muerta shale play continue to fall, Chief Financial Officer Daniel Gonzalez said. Still, declining production in mature fields means overall hydrocarbon output will fall 2 to 3% in 2018 after a 5.3% reduction in 2017, Chairman Miguel Gutierrez said.