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 →
Leaders within PEMEX and the overall public sector of the energy industry have been busy granting interviews and offering statements in the wake of Wednesday’s announcements. These declarations have sought to explore the way in which the Energy Reform will impact PEMEX’s future strategy. For example, a piece in newspaper Reforma titled “PEMEX Evaluates importing [...]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 following is an extract of Emilio Lozoya Austin’s speech during yesterday’s announcement. Part 2 will cover the remaining “pillars” of Pemex’s strategy.
The exploration areas and productive fields assigned to PEMEX guarantee the viability in the short and medium term for it to operate, while also setting the foundation for its expansion in the [...]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 →
After yesterday’s official promulgation of the Secondary Laws, most media outlets have been quick to refer to the announcements made by President Enrique Peña Nieto as an “acceleration” of the Energy Reform implementation process. In fact, this was the exact word chosen by journalist Francisco Reséndiz from newspaper El Universal in their reporting of the [...]Continue Reading →