Coca river

Rupture of the SOTE pollutes the water of the Coca River

Officials of the Committee of Emerging Operations (COE) declared a health emergencies in the canton Francisco de Orellana, which belongs to the province of the same name, after learning about the oil spill occurred last Friday by the break of the Trans-Ecuadorian system oil...
Trans-Ecuadorian System Oil Pipeline (SOTE)

10 thousand barrels of oil were lost due to the rupturing of the SOTE

Petroecuador technicians working in the repair of the Trans-Ecuadorian System Oil Pipeline (SOTE) that broke around 09:00 on Friday in the sector of ‘El Reventador’, located in the province of Sucumbíos, after a landslide of large proportions that contaminated the...
Trans-Ecuadorian System oil pipeline (SOTE)

Landslide in the ‘Reventador’ broke the SOTE

A huge mudslide broke the  Trans-Ecuadorian System oil pipeline (SOTE) and interrupted the  road from Quito to Lago Agrio. Untill the moment it hasn’t been reported  human casualties. The landslide did not destroy homes and it is unknown how many barrels of crude oil were...