Dissipating lingering fears, current and former CRE officers assured investors that the regulatory entity would not disappear. “For any government, regardless of political inclination, it is essential to have an entity that gives certainty to investors,” said Francisco Salazar, Coordinator at the International Confederation of Regulators and Former President Commissioner of CRE. “There must be […]Continue Reading →
During the Mexico Energy Forum 2019, which took place on Feb. 20 in the Sheraton Maria Isabel in Mexico City, industry experts discuss the future of the country’s transmission and distribution grid and what needs to be done to integrate smart technologies.
Mexico’s grid is poised to welcome an additional 8GW from renewable energy projects. […]Continue Reading →
The new energy reality in Mexico, the innovative financing models and the future of the industry during AMLO’s six-year period were some of the issues analyzed by the panelists present at the Mexico Energy Forum 2019, held on Wednesday at the Sheraton María Isabel Hotel in Mexico City.
The consequence of the cancellation of the […]Continue Reading →
The role of the private sector in the development of Mexico’s energy market cannot be understated. Private companies will be essential in the country’s road toward implementing clean energy projects, said Claudio Rodríguez, Head of Mexico City Office at Thompson & Knight, during Mexico Energy Forum 2019 held at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel in […]Continue Reading →
The new administration is slowly unveiling its plan for a new energy model and sustainability is key to develop future projects and plans. Abel Hibert, Economic Adviser to President Lopez Obrador discussed the administration’s plans to follow the UN Sustainable Development Goals to develop a more sustainable energy mix in his keynote speech at Mexico […]Continue Reading →
In his February 11 press conference, President Andres Manuel López Obrador pointed to the “deliberate dismantling” of CFE by regulatory authorities during the last administration. Today, the president went further in his criticism of CRE by announcing that President Commissioner Guillermo García has a “conflict of interests,” which he will provide proof of in the […]Continue Reading →
On February 11, 2019 President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced in a press conference the strategy that the electricity state-owned company will follow the next six years. After the cancellation of the fourth long-term electricity auction and the Ixtepec-Yautepec Transmission Line, the clean energy industry is under a wait and see environment, where policy remains […]Continue Reading →
The Mexican energy sector continues to wait for the new administration to establish the plan of action when it comes to projects and policies. Last week’s announcement of the cancelation of the Electricity Auctions has taken the market by storm and the private sector is taking a stand to defend its investments. Ready to be […]Continue Reading →
The Mexican Wind Energy Association (AMDEE), founded in 2005, brings together project developers, manufacturers and service providers to present a united front on common issues before the authorities, society and economic players related to the wind energy sector.The Mexican Wind Energy Association (AMDEE), founded in 2005, brings together project developers, manufacturers and service providers to […]Continue Reading →
This has been a rough week for the clean energy industry in Mexico. Strategic auction processes such as the Ixtepec-Yautepec Transmission Line and the Fourth Long-Term Electricity Auction were cancelled by the government. Meanwhile, CRE faces lags within its regulatory responsibilities due to lack of personnel. The industry is concerned about the further development of […]Continue Reading →