Shell, founded in 1907, looks to satisfy society’s energy needs in an economic, social and environmentally responsible way. Present in Mexico since 1954, the company has a strong participation in every Mexican oil and gas segment, from upstream to retail. Mexico Oil & Gas Review 2018 sat down with Director General Alberto de la Fuente […]
by Sara Warden
April 1, 2015. Mexico wakes up to a fire at PEMEX’s Abkatún Alfa offshore oil rig, causing four deaths and several injured. The accident required eight fire-fighting vessels to be quenched. One month earlier, in March 2015, the National Agency for Safety, Energy and Environment (ASEA) was officially launched and the incident set the tone […]Continue Reading →
Sierra Oil & Gas expects to begin producing first oil at its Zama-1 well in about four years, Iván Sandrea, the company’s CEO told the Mexico Oil & Gas Summit 2017. Presenting the opening keynote presentation, The Saga of Zama, in Mexico on Wednesday, the head of the first private player to strike oil […]Continue Reading →
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 →
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 →
After conducting in-depth interviews with 183 key stakeholders in the Mexican oil and gas industry, and a careful process of transforming their perspectives, ideas and ambitions into a 381 page comprehensive overview of the latest developments in the sector, the 2013 edition of Mexico Oil & Gas Review is currently done and at the printer.