The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) liberalized the price of natural gas in the northern area of the country on June 18. By abolishing maximum prices the commission expects that the market will lead the prices, therefore allowing for more competition and a fair market.
On June 20, CRE also published the set of […]Continue Reading →
Heineken, Grupo Modelo and Diageo, will invest at least US$120 million in renewable energy projects that are targeted to decrease its energy expenditures by up to 80 percent. The main technologies in which these companies will invest are biogas, wind and solar.
The state of Tamaulipas expects to receive investments of up […]Continue Reading →
During the Forum held on May 30, “La UNAM y los desafíos de la nación”, this year dedicated to sustainable energy systems, experts in energy gathered. They stated that, although there is no one renewable energy source able to replace oil yet, Mexico’s transition toward these kind of technologies is going the right […]Continue Reading →
On May 22 CFE’s director announced that the company had MX$350 million allocated to face the 30 hurricanes expected in both the Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific Ocean. And rightly so since heavy rain conditions caused spotted blackouts on Sunday evening in the north of Tamaulipas. As of 12:30 of Monday CFE […]Continue Reading →
On May 16 CFE pointed out that CRE’s recently published distributed generation guidelines directly affect the energy generation company. CFE said these guidelines state that the energy that CFE would receive from distributed generators has to be given back in the same quantity, which does not take generation prices into account. It […]Continue Reading →
CFE reported a decrease in its tariffs for the industrial, commercial and high consumption residential sectors for the month of May. For low consumption, residential tariffs will remain the same during May, making this the 29th month without increases for such a sector.
NEXTracker, announced that up to May 2 it had already […]Continue Reading →
On Apr. 27, the Ministry of Energy and CENACE officially launched the call for the Long Term Auction 2017, with the regulatory framework to be published on May 8. As a result of this auction, private entities will for the first time be able to sell services to other entities besides CFE.
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Worldwide, women represent only 30 percent of the industrial workforce. Even in a more inclusive industry such as clean energy the number goes down to 19. To fight for female presence in the renewables industry, on Apr. 4, 2017 the Women in Mexican Renewable Energy (MERM) association was inaugurated.
Absence of women in engineering […]Continue Reading →