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 →
As part of MORENA’s “Internet for everyone” initiative, CFE published the auction bases for a 50km concession in which national and international companies will be able to participate under specific requirements. The Ministry of Energy published an initiative through the National Commission of Regulatory Improvement (CONAMER) to reorganize CFE’s generation subsidiaries, changing previous competitiveness conditions […]Continue Reading →
The Mexican energy course is about to be defined in the following weeks. This week, President Commissioner of CNH, Juan Carlos Zepeda presented an early resignation. On the other hand, CRE’s President Commisionner, Guillermo García stated that he will continue leading the regulatory institution until 2023.
Off-takers also highlighted its commitment […]Continue Reading →
After three successful long-term electricity auctions in Mexico, a fourth edition will be postponed so the new administration can execute it. Additionally, the public tenders for the most relevant electricity transmission projects in the country will also be postponed for the 1Q19.
In the international scope, energy leaders are also passing the torch. Robyn […]Continue Reading →
MORENA plans to install CRE and CNH into the Ministry of Energy’s spectrum, while BANXICO is worried about energy prices and their effect on the country’s inflation rate. At the international level, BMW and Tesla want to develop more batteries, UK is closer to get an offshore wind farm and Wood Mackenzie sees an “Age […]Continue Reading →
The first natural gas transportation hub to dictate natural gas prices in Mexico could be located close to Monterrey, mainly due to its closeness to Texas and its already existing infrastructure, explained Prud’homme, Head of the Technical and Planning Management Unit at CENAGAS.
SIEMENS Gamesa, the wind giant, announced that it will […]Continue Reading →
Getting off the grid is a major driver for investing in solar energy or any other renewable technologies at the domestic level. For instance, the energy industry and renewable players alike were in an uproar with the arrival of Tesla’s energy storage battery solutions named Powerwall. The promise of easily accessible off-grid […]Continue Reading →
Solar and wind have risen to become the stars of the renewable energy industry, yet there is one word that puts a damper on their progress: intermittency. In Mexico, renewable energy companies are grumbling that certain incentives like green wheeling, capacity recognition, and energy banks have been stripped away; now all hopes are […]Continue Reading →