On March 18th 1938, Mexican president Lazaro Cardenas began the process of nationalizing all oil reserves, resources and facilities. Although this historic event is now perceived as an indispensable starting point for the modernization of post-revolutionary Mexico, it was at the time a culmination of over ten years of strikes and labor disputes between unyielding [...]Continue Reading →
2013 will no doubt be remembered as a decisive year for the Mexican oil and gas industry. Although there are obvious reasons why this statement rings true (Energy Reform being chief among them), perhaps it is important to briefly go over certain overlooked industry developments from 2013. It is possible that we then [...]Continue Reading →
The following is a translation of an interview given by Pemex CEO Emilio Lozoya Austin to the newspaper Reforma, published today in the “Negocios” section under the byline of journalist Alexandra López.
What is next in the short term for Pemex?
In the very short term, the first thing we will see is the internal [...]Continue Reading →
The necessary number of local congresses has ratified the energy reform only a little over three days after being approved in the Lower House. This unusual demonstration of consistent legislative expediency from the part of Mexican representatives all over the country is sure to inform the suspicions of many members of the opposition [...]Continue Reading →
For further reading on the subject of yesterday’s post, you can check out this article on Romero Deschamps’ reaction to his exclusion from the Pemex Board of Directors in El Occidental, or this comparison between “La Quina” and Deschamps put together by ADN Político.
Energy reform has passed in the Mexican [...]Continue Reading →
Capstone Turbine Corporation, based in Los Angeles, California, is one of the most important global fabricators of microturbine-based, low-emission energy generators. They were also the first ones to commercialize microturbine technology with air bearings. The company has sold close to 7,000 microturbines worldwide. These praised systems have clocked in millions of documented [...]Continue Reading →