Protected Carbon in Argentina

Basic Data

This table shows a summary of reserves and potential emissions from fossil fuel extraction projects in protected areas in Argentina (including projects that are currently extracting, planned or idled).

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Fossil Fuel Quantity
  • CO2 Quantity (MT CO2e)
  • Oil & Gas
  • 1,566.3 MMBOE
  • 655.7
  • Coal
  • 0.0 MT
  • 0.0
  • Combined
  • 655.7

This table shows a summary of potential emissions from fossil fuel deposits under protected areas in Argentina. Many of these are not yet the target of any industry activities and could more easily become part of a non-extraction policy.

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • CO2 Quantity (MT CO2e)
  • Oil & Gas
  • 80.4
  • Coal
  • 155.0
  • Combined
  • 235.4

Profiting Companies and Governments

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Profiting Company
  • Oil & Gas
  • Anoima
  • Oil & Gas
  • BP
  • Oil & Gas
  • Bridas Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • Centaurus Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • CGC (Southern Star)
  • Oil & Gas
  • CNOOC
  • Oil & Gas
  • Codi SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Codipa SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Comodoro Rivadavia Explotacion de Petroleo SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Conevial SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Conipa SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Crown Point Ventures
  • Oil & Gas
  • Desarrollo Petrolero Ganadero SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Formicruz SE
  • Oil & Gas
  • Gas y Petroleo del Neuquen
  • Oil & Gas
  • Gyapro SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Hinton Production Co
  • Oil & Gas
  • Huayqui SA de Construcciones
  • Oil & Gas
  • Ingenieria Alpa SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Jujuy Province govt
  • Oil & Gas
  • Ledesma SAAI
  • Oil & Gas
  • Open acreage
  • Oil & Gas
  • Other partner(s)
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pampa Energia
  • Oil & Gas
  • Petro AP
  • Oil & Gas
  • PETROLERA EL TREBOL
  • Oil & Gas
  • Phoenix Global Resources
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pluspetrol
  • Oil & Gas
  • Produmet SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Rio de la Plata SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Roch SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Secra SA
  • Oil & Gas
  • Shell
  • Oil & Gas
  • Techint (Tecpetrol)
  • Oil & Gas
  • Vista Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • Yacimientos
  • Oil & Gas
  • YPF

Affected Areas

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Affected Area
  • Oil & Gas
  • Andino Norpatagónica
  • Oil & Gas
  • Auca Mahuida
  • Oil & Gas
  • Bañado la Estrella
  • Oil & Gas
  • Calilegua
  • Oil & Gas
  • Las Yungas
  • Oil & Gas
  • Los Glaciares
  • Oil & Gas
  • Lotes 1703-1704-4325-4326-4336-19866
  • Oil & Gas
  • Meseta Espinosa y El Cordon
  • Oil & Gas
  • Reserva Costa Atlantica de Tierra del Fuego
  • Oil & Gas
  • Reserva Provincial Laguna de Llancanelo

Early Warnings

This table shows untouched protected areas that have planned carbon extraction projects, along with their respective startup dates.

  • Affected Area
  • Startup Date
  • Andino Norpatagónica
  • 2060
  • Los Glaciares
  • 2069

This page was created using the best data available. Despite this, errors and omissions are likely. Please contact our team with any errors or confirmation requests you may have. Further information on sources and methodology is available on our data page.