AMLO’S NATIONAL ELECTRICITY PROGRAM
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced on Saturday his National Electricity Program, including moves to bolster CFE’s budget in an effort to return Mexico to energy self-sufficiency and the suspension of the fourth long-term electricity auction. “We used to be a self-sufficient country. Now, we have to purchase […]Continue Reading →
Today, the preliminary agreement between the US and Mexico in the long discussed NAFTA renegotiation marked a historic moment as a new tone of understanding and collaboration between both countries was set.
During a press conference held in the White House between Donald Trump, President of the US, and Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico, […]Continue Reading →
Solar is expected to have a boost in the country as CFE stopped its amparo process for distributed generations projects and ASOLMEX signed a cooperation agreement with the Bajío Energy Cluster. Meanwhile the president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador stated that fuel prices will only increase due to inflation. And, while global investment in renewables decreased, […]Continue Reading →
On June 4, the Ministry of Energy published the 2018-2032 edition of the National Electricity System Development Program (PRODESEN 2018-2032).
This document is released on a yearly basis with the objective of providing an updated status of the National Electricity System (SEN) in terms of power generation, transmission and distribution, as […]Continue Reading →
Interview taken from Mexico Energy Review 2018
Q: What is NEXTracker’s strategy to maintain its marketleading position?
A: Although we have achieved a market-leading position two years in a row with a 30 percent global share, we continue to explore ways to lower our costs and improve our value proposition. We […]Continue Reading →
According to CFE’s numbers, the productive enterprise of the state interconnected 20,000 homes and businesses that started producing their own electricity using solar energy. With this number, the total amount of CFE’s interconnections raises to 50,000.
The Ministry of Energy published the Natural Gas Storage Public Policy, established by CENACE, where […]Continue Reading →
CENACE published its grid operations tariffs valid for the rest of 2018, which are MX$2.3613 and MX$6.1886 per MWh for generators and charges, respectively. Look at the official document here.
CRE and CENACE published the call for proposals for Mexico’s fourth long-term electricity auction. This is the first auction managed by CRE, […]Continue Reading →
A week and a half ago, Mexico City became the second city worldwide to host Women4Climate. Women4Climate is a C40 initiative, a network of the world’s megacities committed to addressing climate change. C40’s main purpose is to empower, inspire, influence, drive action and raise awareness among female climate leaders to shape the […]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 →
According to GTM Research’s report, Global Solar Demand Monitor, Latin America will account for 11 percent of global PV demand by 2022, while it currently accounts for only 3 percent. The report puts great emphasis in Mexico achieving low costs for the installation of PV, which go as low as $20.84 per MWh, […]Continue Reading →