The state oil firm saw shale oil production increase by 10.5% and gasoline sales by 25.5% during third quarter.
The developer of a public lighting project in Norte de Santander department will be exempt from the value-added tax, according to mining and energy planning unit UPME.
President Juan Manuel Santos will this week embark on a whistle-stop tour to seek support for his US$43bn post-conflict development program.
The company's project pipeline includes the 40MW Yumbo solar farm in Valle del Cauca department and the Nuestro Montería thermal-powered cooling system in Córdoba.
The International Energy Agency's US$35mn program will support clean energy transitions in major emerging economies.