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Juan Carlos Zepeda, president commissioner of CNH, announced a third bidding round dedicated to conventional onshore resources during an industry event Thursday Oct. 19. The terms of this onshore bidding round will be established this year or early in 2018, said Zepeda to Reuters, and contracts will probably be signed during the summer of 2018.

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Last week, Oct. 12, the OECD emitted 17 key recommendations to improve the regulatory framework of Mexico’s energy sector. These recommendations were directed towards the operation of the three Mexican regulatory agencies in the energy sector; the National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH), the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) and the Agency for Safety, Energy and the Environment […]

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Pemex’ Salina Cruz refinery continued its suspension of activities after the earthquake of Sept. 7, according to the NOC. In order to guarantee safety at the plant two new turbo generators are to be integrated to the plant. The Salina Cruz refinery has a capacity to process 330,000 barrels of crude per day.

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As the oil and gas community came together for the British Chamber’s flagship Energy Day #EnergyDay2017 event on Tuesday, participants expressed cautious optimism regarding the political risk posed by the 2018 elections. During the event, which was held under Chatham House Rules prohibiting the disclosure of the names of information sources, speakers and conference […]

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The second, third and fourth farm-outs for PEMEX E&P to partner-up on the exploration and production activities for the Ayín-Batsil, Cárdenas-Mora and Ogarrio fields, held today, resulted in two winning bids, although Ayín Batsil was left deserted. Cheiron Holding Limited won the Cárdenas-Mora farm-out while Ogarrio went to DEA Deutsche Erdoel A.G.


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Ready for Round 3?

On October 2, 2017 By

On Sept. 28, the Ministry of Energy, the Ministry of Finance and the CNH announced the bidding bases and contract models for the first call for entries of Round 3.

Round 3.1 will include 35 contractual exploration and extraction areas in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico, totaling 26,265km2 and an estimated 1,988 […]

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