Tag: Mexico

News and Policies, World

Natural Gas Is The Exception To Mexico’s Push For Energy Self-Sufficiency

February 14, 2022

Via: Forbes

Much of Mexico’s current energy strategy revolves around beating the drum of self-sufficiency – when it comes to oil. Yet when it comes to the natural gas that is increasingly driving the country’s economy, not so much. Instead, natural gas […]

News and Policies, World

Mexico: Shell starts importing fuel for its gas stations

October 3, 2019

Via: PetrolPlaza

Shell Mexico begun importing fuel from the United States for sale in its gas stations in the Bajío region, reports Forbes. The company announced the arrival of a freight train with fuel to a storage terminal in San José Iturbide, […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Mexico Is Now Top U.S. Trade Partner, Ahead of China, Canada

April 26, 2019

Via: Forbes

Mexico is the United States’ top trade partner. At least for the moment. This, to my knowledge, is a first. Mexico traditionally ranks third among U.S. trade partners, behind China and Canada. This realignment shines a slightly brighter light on […]

News and Policies, World

Enbridge starts natural gas pipeline construction at US-Mexico border

June 14, 2018

Via: Energy Global

Reuters are reporting that Canadian energy company Enbridge Inc. started construction of the offshore border crossing section of its US$1.6 billion Valley Crossing natural gas pipeline between Texas and Mexico, according to a US federal filing made available on Wednesday. […]

News and Policies, World

Here Are Solar’s Next Gigawatt-Scale Markets

November 29, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

When this year comes to a close, GTM Research expects eight countries will top the 1-gigawatt mark in annual PV installations. By the end of 2018, that number will grow to 13 countries. According to GTM Research’s latest Global Solar […]

News and Policies, World

Mexico´s Oil And Gas Reform Gains Momentum

July 21, 2017

Via: Forbes

Mexico’s past experiences in transferring strategic state-owned assets to private companies has often delivered mixed results, with telecommunications and banking being two of the most revealing examples. In these two cases, Mexicans have endured the consequences of market concentration and […]

News and Policies, World

2018 will be ‘take-off year’ for solar in Mexico, says GTM

May 15, 2017

Via: PV Resources

Analysts and developers alike have been saying that Mexico will be the next biggest solar market for years now. But according to GTM Research’s Manan Parikh, the time is finally approaching for solar to ‘take-off’ in Mexico. “Next year I’m […]

News and Policies, World

Is Mexico’s Oil Boom Under Threat?

March 1, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

Now, four years after the reforms began, a new presidential hopeful is threatening to derail the liberalization and review any contracts that have been signed since the entire process began. Lopez Obrador, who currently polls in first place to be […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Bigger Risk, Bigger Returns in Renewable Energy’s Emerging Markets

April 21, 2016

Via: Greentech Media

The rate of return for solar projects in most of the developing world is more than double the rate in Europe, according to new data from Mercatus. Mercatus offers digital renewable energy deal assessment software that hosts more than 80 […]