ExxonMobil has been awarded a 35-year concession for another block in Vaca Muerta, a massive shale play that has been driving the company’s growth in oil and natural gas production in Argentina. Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The government of Neuquen, a southwestern province where most of the play is located, said late August 13 that it granted Exxon the concession for Los Toldos II Oeste, according to a statement. ExxonMobil is the operator of the block with a 90% stake, with the rest held by Gas y Petroleo del Neuquen, the province’s state oil company. As part of the concession, Exxon vowed to drill and complete two wells during a four-year pilot […]