México, Sunday , December 16 , 2018 1:28 hrs.
Science & Tech
Deutsche Edroel acquires Mexico's Sierra Oil & Gas
Mexico (Notimex) - German firm Deutsche Erdoel has signed a deal to acquire Mexico's Sierra Oil & Gas, which has six exploration and evaluation blocks in the country.
The blocks include part of Block 7, which includes a significant part of Zama, one of the largest shallow-water discoveries in the past 20 years.
"The deal highlights our confidence in the future of Mexico's energy industry....
Fullgas aims to expand across Mexico
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican firm Fullgas is seeking to open 20 new service stations in 2019, as well licence its brand to at least 70 gasoline station operators.
The company already operates 107 stations, of which 20 are under its brand, said Fullgas CEO, Sebastian Figueroa.
“It’s going well, we’re going at a national level, we are already in the north, the Bajío region, west, center and...
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...