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Mexico, UK and France promote talent development in energy sector
[ 2018-10-05 - 15:47:49 ]
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.
Enel begins construction of $115-million wind farm
[ 2018-09-21 - 14:46:12 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Enel Green Power Mexico, a unit of Italy’s Enel, has begun building a $115-million wind farm in the northern state of Coahuila.
The project, called Amistad II, will have a capacity of 100 megawatts, and was awarded during Mexico’s third long-term bid.
The project is expected to begin operations in the first half of 2020, and...
Siemens promotes energy efficiency in Mexican industry
[ 2018-08-31 - 15:08:08 ]
Mexico (Notimex) – Mexico’s industry requires about 30 percent of the country’s total electricity generation and causes 34 percent of the country’s greenhouse emissions, but these figures can be lowered with highly efficient energy solutions, said German firm Siemens.
“One of the biggest challenges for industry is energy efficiency. Automatization...
Mexico among top 10 most attractive for renewable energy
[ 2018-08-27 - 13:56:52 ]
Mexico - Mexico is among the top 10 countries in the world for renewable energy investments, according to industry rankings that say the energy reform has placed the country in the investors' eye.
Mexico's goal is to produce 35 percent of its energy through clean sources by 2024, up from the current 20 percent.
But as clean energy production grows,...
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...