Many actors in the energy industry have aired their views about the reform since President Enrique Peña Nieto announced his proposal on it last Monday. While many explanations are still pending on the specifics for the reform to succeed, the main outline already looks promising as a step in the right direction. One of the […]Continue Reading →
After delaying the announcement for a week, President Peña Nieto finally unveiled his energy reform proposal at 11:00am on August 12th, 2013. In a ceremonial act that took place at Los Pinos, the current administration gave a general outline on what the energy reform document submitted […]Continue Reading →
MOGR recently interviewed Iván Alemán Aleksei, Chief of the Legal Unit at Mexico’s Energy Ministry. Below are some excerpts from this interview regarding the myths of the Mexican Constitution.
Q: Could you help us clear up the realities and the myths behind the 27th and 28th Articles of the Constitution in terms of national and […]Continue Reading →
One of the biggest conundrums that the Mexican oil industry poses for the expert analysts that follow it closely is the obligation that Pemex has to operate by itself. This has always presented an added challenge to all of the already existing technical and red tape obstacles that the company has to overcome on a […]Continue Reading →
The Nation owns the following: …all the oil and all solid, liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons…
…With respect to oil and solid, liquid, gaseous or radioactive hydrocarbons no new permit shall be issued and those already issued shall be cancelled in order to allow the Nation to carry out the exploitation of the materials mentioned above […]Continue Reading →