Groundbreaking changes to Mexico’s energy regime are expected to take effect throughout the coming 12 months. Essentially, the Energy Reform and its Secondary Laws will enable private participation in the oil and gas sector’s exploration, production, and distribution of hydrocarbons. Dynamic activities in all of the industry’s segments is set to kick in sooner than [...]Continue Reading →
As underlined by Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto this past August 3rd during his enactment speech of the transcendental Secondary Laws, the creation of a new entity in charge of regulating and overseeing oil and gas operations is expected to be announced by the end of a 90-day period.
According to PEMEX, the [...]Continue Reading →
In an interview granted to Atzayaelh Torres from newspaper El Financiero, SENER Undersecretary for Hydrocarbons Lourdes Melgar stated the first few privately extracted barrels of oil that count towards Mexico’s national production index can be expected to appear before the end of the current President Enrique Peña Nieto’s administration, which runs from 2012 to 2018. [...]Continue Reading →
The following is the second part of our translation of Emilio Lozoya Austin’s speech during yesterday’s announcement.
The second pillar in PEMEX’s strategy is the most important in the short term regarding partnerships and associations for the development of the fields assigned to it in Round Zero. We are talking about 10 projects that are [...]Continue Reading →
The results of the Round Zero and the content of Round One were announced today by a contingent of public sector leaders in the Mexican oil & gas industry that included SENER heads Pedro Joaquin Coldwell and Lourdes Melgar, PEMEX CEO Emilio Lozoya Austin, PEMEX E&P Director General Gustavo Hernández and CNH Commissioner Juan Carlos [...]Continue Reading →
The following is the seventh in a series of summaries of each presentation and panel that took place during the Mexico Oil and Gas Summit last Tuesday, July 1st in the Sheraton María Isabel in Mexico City. To download the speaker’s presentations which have been approved for public distribution so far, [...]Continue Reading →