Argentina's energy bust spawns 'ghost town' in prized Vaca Muerta
Wednesday, 19 February 2020 Just weeks into his young administration, Argentina's new president convened a meeting with executives from Chevron Corp, Royal Dutch Shell PLC and other oil companies in a bid to smooth things over with an industry which he had slammed as a candidate months before.
Uncertainty is swirling around the Vaca Muerta shale play, believed to have massive potential as one of the world's largest reserves of unconventional oil and gas. The impact is apparent in Añelo, where construction projects aimed at accommodating newcomers have stalled. Yahaira Jacquez has more.