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  • [2011-02-14] How Will Renewed Energy Ties Affect Venezuela and Colombia? 

    Inter-American Dialogue's Latin American Energy Advisor
    Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos met with his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chávez in Caracas Nov. 2 to strengthen bilateral diplomatic and trade relations. The leaders signed energy agreements that include resumed ...
  • [2011-03-11] How Would the Sale of CITGO Impact Venezuela? 

    Inter-American Dialogue's Latin American Energy Advisor
    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez has raised the possibility of selling Venezuela's U.S.-based oil company, CITGO Petroleum Corp., to finance ambitious state programs. Chávez has said the company's sale could raise at least ...
  • [2012-01-13] Will Colombia and Venezuela Collaborate on Energy Issues? 

    Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisor
    Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez and his Colombian counterpart, Juan Manuel Santos, met Nov. 28 in Caracas to sign several agreements in areas including energy, trade and agriculture. Among the energy-related accords ...
  • [2012-05-15] Will PDVSA be able to meet demand from Asia? 

    Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisor
    Venezuelan efforts to diversity oil exports have gained steam in recent months, with new energy sector deals signed with Japan, South Korea and Vietnam and the launch of an $8.3 billion joint refinery project in southern ...
  • [2012-01-13] Will PetroCaribe Expand Beyond Preferential Oil Purchases? 

    Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisor
    At a PetroCaribe ministerial meeting in Nicaragua in October, officials from the countries involved in the Venezuela-sponsored initiative concluded agreements on more than $16 billion in new investment, EFE reported. The ...
  • [2012-05-02] Will Petroperú Take on a Bigger Role in the Oil Sector? 

    Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisor
    In recent months, Peruvian state-run oil company Petroperú has made moves to resume oil production and form new partnerships and announced plans to sell as much as 20 percent of its shares on the Lima stock exchange in ...
  • [2012-09-07] Will Venezuela's petro-diplomacy survive? 

    Inter-American Dialogue’s Latin American Energy Advisor
    Henrique Capriles, the Venezuelan opposition leader running for president against Hugo Chávez, said on Aug. 1 that he would scrap preferential oil deals with foreign allies including Argentina, Cuba and others, Reuters ...