Last week, CFE’s Board of Directors presented the company’s 2018 balance sheet and determined the strategic projects that will be reinforced during this sexennial. The Mexican utility also signed an acceptance certificate with the EPC consortium composed of OHL and SENER to construct a 770MW combined cycle plant. RENGEN offered its in situ generation technology to […]Continue Reading →
With Mexico’s first three long-term electricity auctions concluded, the country is set to inject close to 9GW of clean power to its grid, representing an investment close to US$9 billion. Each edition saw drastic decreases in the MWh+CEL package prices, calling onto project developers to find new efficiencies and technologies for their projects to […]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 →
On Nov. 22 the official results of the third long-term electricity auction were published, just a week after it took place. As results of this last auction, 15 new clean energy plants will be built (nine solar, five wind and one of turbogas) adding up 2,562MWs of energy to the National Electric […]Continue Reading →
Both CNH and CRE received a 24 percent increase compared to their original budget petition for 2018. This comes after constant budget cuts suffered by the regulators during the last three years.
The Interamerican Development Bank announced that it will support FIRA, the Mexican development bank for the farming, rural, forestry […]Continue Reading →
As the end of 2017 is slowly approaching, it is time to take a look into the future. The best way to do it is to take another look at PRODESEN 2017-2031 and see what this development plan has prepared for the Mexican energy industry. This is the second of two blogs about this […]Continue Reading →
Yesterday, August 15, the presentation call of the first mid-term electric auction took place, which is expected to run on February 2018.
The mid-term electric auction will cover only two types of packages: power and energy, as compared to the long-term one where there are three types of packages: power, energy and CELs.
The […]Continue Reading →
In an excerpt from his exclusive interview with Mexico Energy Review 2017, César Hernández Ochoa, Deputy Minister of Electricity shares some of the milestones the Energy Reform has reached in the electricity sector and his perspectives about the upcoming years. To learn more about the Mexican electricity industry and Mr. Hernández’s perspectives over the […]Continue Reading →
Do you have an innovative project involving renewable energy? Does it have the potential to revolutionize Mexico’s energy industry? Apply to PRODETES Award 2016.
The Ministry of Energy, in collaboration with the World Bank and the Global Environment Facility, has launched the PRODETES Award with the purpose of discovering and supporting the best renewable and […]Continue Reading →