Argentina’s state-backed energy company YPF plans to redeploy 46 rigs in the Vaca Muerta region over the next six months, helping to revive oil and natural gas output from the country’s biggest shale play after a plunge in activity during the coronavirus pandemic. Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now “There is a sequential plan so that all of the company’s drilling rigs in operation before the pandemic are reincorporated,” Neuquen Governor Omar Gutierrez said Sept. 2 in an energy seminar put on by Rio Negro newspaper. “The idea is that the 46 rigs will be operating by next February.” Gutierrez said YPF CEO Sergio Affronti told him about the plans […]