17.- Solar panel users seen growing 900 percent by 2020 [ 2018-04-02 - 09:42:18 ] Mexico (Notitmex) - Mexico's solar industry is one of the fastest growing sectors, with solar panel users expected to grow by 900 percent by 2020, according to Enlight.
More than 160,000 families and companies already use solar panels in Mexico.
Because of these figures, many solar panel companies have started operating in the country.
"Solar energy...
16.- Acciona begins construction of solar farm in Sonora [ 2018-02-06 - 14:33:40 ] 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,...
15.- Mexico's oil round 2.4 to generate investments worth $93 billion [ 2018-01-31 - 17:06:13 ] 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...
14.- Enel begins construction of wind park in Tamaulipas [ 2018-01-18 - 12:21:23 ] 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...
13.- Mexico's energy sector bets on innovation for 2018 [ 2018-01-10 - 17:57:06 ] 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...
12.- Mexico is part of global energy sector elite: Ministry [ 2017-12-11 - 10:54:37 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexico is now part of the world's energy sector elite, after entering the International Energy Agency, IEA, said the country's energy minister Pedro Joaquín Coldwell.
"Mexico is now part of the global energy elite. I congratulate the Mexican senate for ratifying our country's entry into the IEA," the minister said.
As a member...
11.- ExxonMobil to open 50 filling stations in Mexico [ 2017-12-07 - 15:19:50 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Oil major ExxonMobil has announced it will open 50 filling stations in Mexico through a partnership with Mexico's Grupo Orsan.
The move is part of a plan to invest $300 million in logistics, inventory and commercialization over the next decade.
The stations will be located in Mexico's Bajío region in the north-central part of...
10.- Enel to invest $700 million in new wind farms in Mexico [ 2017-11-24 - 22:03:47 ] Mexico (Notimex) – Italian energy firm Enel Will invest $700 million to build four wind farms in Mexico with a total capacity of 593 Megawatts.
The move “will contribute significantly to meet the country’s demand for electricity from renewable sources,” said Antonio Cammisecra, head of Enel’s Global Renewable Energy division.
The plants...
9.- Pemex to relaunch gas station franchise in November [ 2017-10-31 - 12:43:30 ] Mexico, Oct. 31 (Notimex).- Before the arrival of new brands of gas stations in Mexico, Pemex will re-launch its franchise on November 15.
The president of the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE, for its acronym in Spanish), Guillermo García Alcocer, considered that this is good news for the State's productive enterprise, since the desire is that it...
8.- El Cortijo wind farm to begin operations by end of 2018 [ 2017-10-11 - 10:51:24 ] Mexico (Notimex) – Spanish firm Acciona said that its 168 Megawatt Cortijo wind farm in the northern state of Tamaulipas is scheduled to begin operations at the end of 2018.


The company will invest $221 million in the farm.


El Cortijo is expected to supply electricity to some 350,000 homes and help cut down some 366,000 tons...