Fractures in Vaca Muerta in 2020 increased 58% over the previous month

The production in Vaca Muerta is recovering, due to demand’s increase for fuel and the Gas Plan implementation. There were 545 fracture stages in the Vaca Muerta wells, of which 232 drillings correspond to the state-owned majority oil company, followed by 196 drillings in Vista Oil & Gas, 71 in Pluspetrol and 46 in Tecpetrol. The total level represents an increase of 58% concerning the activity registered in October and is the highest of the whole year. With the Gas Plan, 70 million cubic meters per day will add, the majority in the Neuquén basin, where Vaca Muerta locates.

Source: Ámbito