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Pemex begins rolling out newly designed stations
[ 2018-08-03 - 15:18:03 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican state oil firm Pemex has inaugurated the first of its redesigned filling stations in the state of Mexico.
The new stations are part of the company’s business plan and aim to introduce a new concept to the market and maintain leadership in the domestic market, said Pemex Industrial Transformation director, Carlos Murrieta.
Topolobampo gas pipeline begins operations
[ 2018-07-20 - 14:38:04 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – TransCanada has begun operations in its Topolobampo gas pipeline in northern Mexico.
The pipeline has a capacity to transport 670 million cubic feet of natural gas to the states of Sinaloa and Chihuahua.
The investment for the project reached $1.2 billion, the company said.
The project included the construction of some 560 kilometers...
Pemex sells PMV stake to Mexichem
[ 2018-07-06 - 14:43:22 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexican state-owned oil firm Pemex has sold its 44 percent stake in Petroquímica Mexicana de Vinilo, PMV, to Mexichem for $3.4 billion pesos.
“Pemex is moving forward with the 2017-2021 Business Plan and consolidating its finances, as well as improving competitiveness in strategic areas with more productivity in the new global...
Pemex to be more attractivefor next round of bids
[ 2018-06-25 - 11:46:27 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexican oil firm Pemex will be more attractive for the next round of bids for partnerships, said the company's head of Resources, Reserves and Partnerships, Ulises Hernández.
"Let's not forget we will begin working in deep waters and non-conventional fuels. Also, in areas where Pemex has reached maturity levels, it will be necessary...
Fullgas eyes Mexican and South American markets
[ 2018-06-07 - 12:14:32 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexican gas station firm Fullgas will invest $70 million to open 360 filling stations in Mexico over the next three years.
The company is also eyeing expansion to other markets in the region, such as Guatemala and Colombia.
Fullgas will seek small enterprises for their franchises, in locations where large companies are uninterested,...
Oil firms Vista and Jaguar ink strategic deal
[ 2018-05-23 - 10:37:26 ]
Mexico (Notimex) - Mexican energy companies Vista Oil & Gas and Jaguar have signed a strategic deal for three onshore oil assets.
Two of the assets are in the state of Tabasco, and the other is in Veracruz.
The move represents the first joint venture between two private companies as a result of Mexico's oil auctions.
Vista CEO Miguel Galuccio...
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.
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,...
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.
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.