During the last day of April 2014, which was coincidentally also the last day of the first ordinary legislative session of the year, President Enrique Peña Nieto submitted the packages of secondary laws of the energy reform. Legislators claimed to not have any sort of opinion or analysis ready in support or in opposition to [...]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 →
Last Tuesday, Energy Day 2013 took place in the Hotel Camino Real Polanco in Mexico City; industry leaders and prominent public officials listened to and participated in several discussions and debates regarding the most pressing issues that affect Mexico’s energy future. The event, organized by the British Chamber of Commerce, commenced with some [...]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 →
Pemex’s success of exploration in deepwater in the last twelve months set a high international standard. Carlos Morales Gil, Director of Pemex Exploration and Production, puts it down to the company’s budget flexibility and patience to allow the expertise to develop in order to execute its deepwater programme. This is but one of several examples [...]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 →