México, Friday , November 16 , 2018 0:36 hrs.
Science & Tech
Researchers in Yucatán develop hybrid solar-powered all-terrain vehicle
Mérida (Notimex) – A group of researchers from the Yucatán Scientific Research Institute has developed a hybrid solar-powered all-terrain vehicle.
The aim is to create efficient and environmentally friendly transport solutions.
The main goal of the vehicle is to offer a transport option for rural communities, and even cities, to cut down the environmental impact caused by traditional vehicles,...
Mexico, UK and France promote talent development in energy sector
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico, the UK and France are working together to promote talent development in the hydrocarbons industry.
The project, with investments worth some $1.5 billion, is part of a strategy to strengthen training in human resources, technology development and innovation, said Mexican Energy Minister Pedro Joaquín Coldwell.
Each project will have a foreign partner that will work with...
Enel begins construction of $115-million wind farm
Mexico (Notimex) – Enel Green Power Mexico, a unit of Italy’s Enel, has begun building a $115-million wind farm in the northern state of Coahuila.
The project, called Amistad II, will have a capacity of 100 megawatts, and was awarded during Mexico’s third long-term bid.
The project is expected to begin operations in the first half of 2020, and once it reaches full capacity, it will generate...
Siemens promotes energy efficiency in Mexican industry
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico’s industry requires about 30 percent of the country’s total electricity generation and causes 34 percent of the country’s greenhouse emissions, but these figures can be lowered with highly efficient energy solutions, said German firm Siemens.
“One of the biggest challenges for industry is energy efficiency. Automatization solutions for industry are focused on increasing...