Potrivit EIA – Energy Information Administration, din Statele Unite, China este detinatoarea celor mai mari rezerve de gaze de sist din lume ….
Pe locul 2 este Argentina – spun specialistii de la Chevron!
According to Ali Moshiri, president of Latin American and African operations for Chevron, Argentina has the world’s second largest reservoir of unconventional oil after the United States, with the higest concentration in the Vaca Muerta megafield located in the southern region of Patagonia.
“If you look at the geological and volumetric from the shale oil, Argentina is number 2,” he said.
Chevron has signed an agreement with Argentine state-controlled oil firm Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales (YPF), to be finalised in July, which will see Chevron invest up to USD 1.5 billion in Vaca Muerta. In March, YPF also signed a memorandum of understanding with Dow Chemical to develop shale natural gas in the country
The U.S. Department of Energy estimates Argentina’s natural gas trapped in shale rock to be 774 trillion cubic feet.