Governments from all over the world are shocked in the aftermath of the Amazonian fire crisis. Brazil has had more than 72,000 fire outbreaks so far this year, an 84 percent increase on the same period in 2018. Countries like Ireland and France have threatened Bolsonaro’s administration with the cancellation of the EU-Mercosur trade deal, […]Continue Reading →
Enel Green Power Mexico installs its first bifacial module at the Magdalena II power facility. This 220MW solar plant is located in Tlaxcala and will supply energy to the Wholesale Electricity Market. According to Enel Director General Paolo Romanacci, the country remains attractive for investment. The Spanish giant, Iberdrola, agrees. It has stated its commitment […]Continue Reading →
Last week, after the Senate rejected AMLO’s first proposal for substituting missing commissioners at CRE, President López Obrador resent the same candidate options. As law indicates, an interviewing process between candidates and the Senate took place, where officials determined lack of technical background and expertise and presented an amparo lawsuit against this proposal. Nevertheless, amid […]Continue Reading →
ATCO Energía is the supplier of qualified services division of ATCO México. The permit to be a qualified service supplier was awarded by CRE on June 28, 2018, and the company is already setting a strong foothold with its activities.
Q: What sparked ATCO’s interest in becoming a Qualified Services Supplier (QSS) in the Mexican […]Continue Reading →
Iberdrola has big plans for its Mexican project portfolio. Bancomext will finance Atlas Renewables’ solar park in Hidalgo, while AMLO’s energy transition team has already settled 110 targets for its initial agenda. In the international scene, oil and gas companies go greener together with tech and social giants. California wants to go fully renewable by […]Continue Reading →
President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador announces for priority projects to be implemented during 2019. He also named new heads for the Ministry of Energy and CFE. Also, everything runs smoothly in Laguna Verde after a thorough evaluation from the World Association of Nuclear Operators. Meanwhile, public and private companies make investment and positive results announcements […]Continue Reading →
The end of 1H18 is approaching, and before it happens the Ministry of Energy launched its 2018 edition of the National Electricity System Development Program. The program is used to showcase the country’s energy demand for the upcoming 15 years, together with the required generation, transmission and distribution infrastructure to cover it. To get to […]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 →
As the final results for the third long-term electricity auction were officially published on Nov. 22, it is now time to make an analysis of what they represent for Mexico, and a comparison with the past two auctions.
During the third long-term electricity auction, which took place on Nov. 15, 16 projects got […]Continue Reading →