Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Basis of Presentation and Significant Accounting Policies (Details Narrative)

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Basis of Presentation and Significant Accounting Policies (Details Narrative) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Dec. 31, 2018
Sep. 30, 2018
Jun. 30, 2018
Dec. 31, 2018
Dec. 31, 2017
Jun. 20, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Cash and cash equivalents   $ 3,741,627     $ 3,741,627 $ 6,970,926   $ 504,661
Working capital deficit   5,500,000     5,500,000      
Debt instrument principal amount   7,900,000     7,900,000      
Unbilled accounts receivable   2,100,000     2,100,000      
Proceeds from sale of equipment $ 2,900,000 5,700,000     8,635,788    
Gain on sale of equipment $ 300,000 900,000     1,257,273    
Stock based compensation         2,977,423 1,754,706    
Unamortized stock based compensation   1,432,391     1,432,391 3,247,370    
Impairment of fixed assets     $ 19,700,000 $ 3,700,000 $ 28,803,756    
Percentage on tax benefit likely of being realized upon settlement with the applicable taxing authority         more than 50%      
Services Revenue [Member] | Two Major Customers [Member]                
Percentage of concentration of credit risk         97.00% 74.00%    
Accounts Receivable [Member] | Two Major Customers [Member]                
Percentage of concentration of credit risk         88.00% 78.00%    
United States [Member]                
Unbilled accounts receivable   66,150     $ 66,150      
Impairment of fixed assets         $ 28,803,756    
Loss on impairment   5,500,000            
Percentage of concentration of credit risk         78.00%      
Concentration of credit risk, amount   40,700,000     $ 40,700,000      
Argentina [Member]                
Impairment of fixed assets         $ 4,427,564    
Loss on impairment   4,400,000            
Percentage of concentration of credit risk         22.00%      
Concentration of credit risk, amount   $ 11,400,000     $ 11,400,000      
Warrant [Member]                
Anti-dilutive securities         25,000 25,000    
Convertion of Series A Preferred [Member]                
Anti-dilutive securities         3,303,721 401,393    
Debt conversion price per share             $ 1.40  
Viking Rock Holding, AS [Member]                
Ownership percentage   100.00%     100.00%      
Viking Rock, AS [Member]                
Ownership percentage   100.00%     100.00%      
Cherokee Rock, Inc. [Member]                
Ownership percentage   100.00%     100.00%      
EcoStim, Inc. [Member]                
Ownership percentage   100.00%     100.00%      
EcoStim Energy Solutions Argentina, SA [Member]                
Ownership percentage   100.00%     100.00%