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...

7.- Mexican oil firm gets historic permit to drill in Texas [ 2017-09-28 - 11:22:04 ] Dallas (Notimex) -- The state of Texas has agreed for the first time in history to allow a Mexican company drill the Barnett Shale basin in Jack County, northwest of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.


Mexico-based Petrobal Omega will drill a 5,000-feet deep.


Mexico's energy reform has allowed Mexican companies operate overseas....

6.- Pemex signs deal with German and Colombian firms [ 2017-09-25 - 14:48:29 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexican state-controlled oil company Pemex has signed contracts with Germany's Deutsche Erdoel and Colombia's Ecopetrol to explore shallow waters.


The contracts are part of Mexico's Round 2 of its sweeping energy reform.


"The Deutsche Erdoel deal will allow Pemex to collaborate with a company that has more than...

5.- Chevron opens first service station in Mexico [ 2017-08-29 - 13:22:45 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- Oil major Chevron has announced the opening of its first service station in Mexico.


The station is in the city of Hermosillo, in the northern state of Sonora.


The move was made through a deal with Redco, a local service station operator with an ample network of stations.


Chevron aims to expand to the states...

4.- Iberdrola Mexico wins environmental excellence award [ 2017-06-30 - 16:43:58 ] Mexico (Notimex) -- The Mexican unit of Spanish energy firm Iberdrola has received the Environmental Excellence Award


The firm was given the award for its exemplary performance and continuous improvement in its commitment to protecting the environment in its operations in the Combined Cycle Power Plant Altamira III and IV in northern state...

3.- Pemex revenues from U.S. sales soar 52.7 percent [ 2017-05-04 - 13:51:26 ] Washington (Notimex) – Mexican oil firm Pemex saw its revenues from sales to the U.S. market grow by 52.7 percent in the first quarter, compared with the same period last year, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce.


Pemex exported 50.3 million barrels of crude in the period.


The figure maintains Mexico as the fourth largest...