World Forum of Energy Regulators 2018 Inauguration, Cancún, Mexico. Photo Credits: Mexico Business Publishing For the first time since its inception in 2000, the World Forum of Energy Regulators took place in Mexico, choosing the country’s southern city of Cancun, Quintana Roo for its seventh edition. This critical triennial gathering of energy regulators and […]Continue Reading →
Enel Group inaugurated its 754MW Villanueva PV plant in Coahuila, project that was awarded to the Italian group during the first long-term electricity auction. To get to know more about the plant check out our blog
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On March 22, Enel Group inaugurated its 745MW Villanueva PV plant located in Coahuila, which is expected to produce over 1,700GWh of electricity per year. The plant is made up of the Villanueva 1 and Villanueva 3 projects awarded during the first long-term electricity auction that took place in March 2016, and represent […]Continue Reading →
CRE and CENACE published the call for proposals for Mexico’s fourth long-term electricity auction. The first three editions have cumulated an aggregate 8.9GW of clean energy installed capacity and are expected to pour in US$9 billion in investments.
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This is the second of two blogs related to the Women4Climate event that took place on Feb. 26 in Mexico City. To get to know more about this international movement and the role of women in counteracting the effects of climate change, read our previous blog.
The Women4Climate event in Mexico City created […]Continue Reading →
On Jan. 18, 2018, Mexico officially joined the International Energy Agency (IEA), becoming the 30th member and the first from Latin America. According to the IEA, Mexico’s membership is a cornerstone on the ongoing modernization strategy and commitment with emerging economies. Both Joaquín Coldwell, Mexico’s Minister of Energy, and Faith Birol, IEA’s […]Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Energy presented further details for the Mexicali-Hermosillo HVDC line, with a longitude of 1,400km and a transmission capacity of 1.5GW. The Ministry expects an investment of US$1.1 billion, and the tender process expects to have a winner by Sep. 14, 2018. As of now, 45 companies from seven countries presented […]Continue Reading →
CENACE accepted 47 purchase and 13 sale power offers for the upcoming mid-term electricity auction. The purchase offers come from four different potential buyers.
Fotowatio Renewable Ventures, the Spanish solar unit of UAE-based Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, announced the financial closure for a 342W solar park to be built in San Luis […]Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Energy handed to CRE (Energy Regulatory Commission) the first set of rules for the energy market. As the rules have been delivered, it is now CRE who will evaluate and determine modification and updating needs on such set of rules.Continue Reading →
CFE’s net utilities during 2017 first quarter dropped 91 percent compared to the same period in 2016, going from MX$106.9 to MX$9.2 billion. Although total sales increased by 38 percent, the drop obeys to the increase in generation costs of 56 percent, which is mainly driven by the higher cost of fuels. Continue Reading →