Anelo, Neuquen province, Argentina, on Nov. 26, 2019, in the Vaca Muerta formation.
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Argentina's Shale Reach Exceeds Its Grasp

Nov 30, 2022 | 16:00 GMT

Oil and gas producers in the Vaca Muerta shale formation are enjoying rapid growth, but political, infrastructure and economic challenges will limit Buenos Aires' goals.

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