México, Wednesday , March 21 , 2018 10:26 hrs.
Science & Tech
Acciona begins construction of solar farm in Sonora
Mexico (Notimex) - Acciona Energia has begun contruction of its Puerto Libertad solar farm in the northern state of Sonora.
The farm has a 404 Megawatt capacity, and is one of the largest in Mexico and Latin America, the company said in a statement.
"We are pleased to announce the beginning of this project, iconic for Acciona and for Mexico, which marks a milestone in the path towards clean,...
Mexico's oil round 2.4 to generate investments worth $93 billion
Mexico (Notimex) - The awarding of 19 out of 29 deep water blocks during round 2.4 of Mexico's oil auctions on Wednesday will generate investments worth $93 billion, said Aldo Flores, Undersecretary of Hydrocarbons.
Flores added that the 19 blocks will produce approximately 1.5 million barrels per day, double that of Mexico's current figures.
The companies that won the 19 blocks are from the Netherlands,...
Enel begins construction of wind park in Tamaulipas
Mexico (Notimex) - Italy's Enel, through its subsidiary Enel Green Power Mexico, has begun construction of its 93-Megawatt Salitrillos wind farm in the northern state of Tamaulipas.
The investment for the project is approximately $120 million.
The new farm is set to begin operations in 2019, and will generate some 400 Gigawatts per year.
The company said that the building site holds a Sustainable...
Mexico's energy sector bets on innovation for 2018
Mexico (Notimex) - This year, Mexico's energy sector will be more innovative, with more technology for a more customer-oriented future, according to PA Consulting.
State firms have been separated vertically and horizontally, and can now move towards key infrastructure upgrades and investment opportunities with private partners, the firm said.
The sector will be strongly influenced by digital technologies...