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Oil in Ecuador

March 20, 2012

Ecuador’s State Owned Oil Company, PetroEcuador, Re-hires Former President They Fired For “Poor Management”

PetroEcuador Appoints Carlos Pareja as New Head of Refining PetroEcuador, the South American country’s state-owned oil company, named its former …

February 6, 2012

Dow Jones – Ecuador December Oil Exports Rose 17% To 8.63 Mln Barrels

At the site of the Chevron Ecuador trial we see: Ecuador exported 8.63 million barrels of crude oil in December …

February 2, 2012

EFE – Ecuador Signs Deals to Boost Oil Output

Government of Ecuador and Petroecuador, the country’s state owned and run oil company, sign agreement to increase oil output in …

February 2, 2012

Dow Jones – Companies Look To Boost Production at Mature Oil Fields In Ecuador

Ecuador state-run oil company Petroecuador late Tuesday signed 15-year contracts with both consortia, which will invest about $1.7 billion over …

February 1, 2012

AP – Ecuador announces $1.7 billion oil production investment

Ecuador’s energy minister says U.S. and Argentine companies are investing nearly $1.7 billion to boost production in the country’s two …

December 12, 2011

Upstream Online – Petroecuador clears $3.75bn budget

News about Petroecuador, the country’s state-owned oil company: Ecuador’s state oil company Petroecuador approved a $3.75 billion budget for 2012 …

December 12, 2011

EFE – Petroecuador to Ship $538 Million Worth of Oil to PetroChina in 2012

News about Ecuador oil exports: State oil company Petroecuador will deliver nearly $538 million worth of crude to PetroChina in …

December 7, 2011

MercoPress – Repsol-YPF extracts almost 10% of Ecuador’s oil production

Discussion of oil production in Ecuador today: Repsol is the largest private oil company operating in Ecuador, a country where …

December 7, 2011

Indian Country – Oil Discovery in Ecuador Prompts Plan to Protect Indigenous Territories

Ecuador government may approve oil drilling in area just outside of Yasuni where indigenous tribes live: A ban on drilling …

December 6, 2011

The Miami Herald – Ecuador conservation plan meets deadline

Update on Ecuador’s efforts to obtain funding from foreign countries in exchange for not drilling for oil  in a rainforest …

November 23, 2011

Reuters – Ecuador set to sign $3bn mining contracts

Ecuador preparing to move forward with agreements on natural resource development: Ecuador is close to signing contracts with Kinross and …

November 22, 2011

Dow Jones – Ecuador To End 2011 With $850M Fiscal Liquidity, Finance Chief Says

Ecuador’s budget, heavily reliant on the export of domestic oil, forecast for the end of the year: Ecuador will end …