CFE is and will remain Mexico’s leading electricity supplier. Nevertheless, some of the most strategic projects of the former administration such as the fourth long-term electricity auction and the Ixtepec-Yautepec Transmission Line have been cancelled. Uncertainty governs the sector, while the industry awaits further plans. In the meantime, the financial sector advocates for continuity by fostering […]Continue Reading →
As CENACE announces the incorporation of 12.4 GW to the grid during 1H19, Francisco Cabeza de Vaca, governor of Tamaulipas, wants to boost energy investments from Texas in Tamaulipas and ASOLMEX aims to duplicate the distributed generation threshold from 0.5 to 1MW. While IPN and CINVESTAV developed a new turbine for residential use, O-Wind won […]Continue Reading →
As Acciona’s wind farm El Cortijo became the first renewable energy facility to start commercial activities in Mexico´s WEM, Pedro Joaquín Coldwell, Minister of Energy, inaugurated a Microalgae Production and Sustainable Energy Laboratory in Tabasco and CENACE published its operations’ tariffs for the 2H18. Meanwhile, California boosts the usage of behind-the-meter batteries, tidal energy scales […]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 →
As the first half of the year is about to finish major companies make major announcements, like Vestas certifying the most powerful offshore wind turbine in the world, and Shell entering into the Cabron Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator. Meanwhile, Bloomberg New Energy Finance predicts a good share of renewables in the future. In Mexico CFE […]Continue Reading →
May ended with companies like Vestas and Soltec securing orders for solar and wind projects. Meanwhile innovative technologies such as waste-to-energy, power-to-gas, batteries, PV greenhouses, residential geothermal and hydrogen experienced a boost in Europe and the US. The wind turbine giant Siemens Gamesa secured a debt package, and LONGi Solar achieved an efficiency record for […]Continue Reading →
As 1Q 2018 finishes, things are looking good for green technologies around the world. Vestas’ 8.8MW turbine was installed while GE deploys tools to manufacture its 12MW turbine design. The green bonds’ market issued US$25.8 billion globally and Apple is now 100 percent powered by renewables, while Sweden invested €10.2 million in the development of […]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 →