The hype surrounding the release of the exploration areas and production fields in Mexico’s hydrocarbon assets that will be available for the private sector to bid has finally simmered to a reality. The general terms that will be applicable to all contracts were just released by SENER this week and even though Round One’s first set [...]Continue Reading →
Farming out exploration and production blocks in Mexico’s hydrocarbon assets is clearly a trending topic in the international oil and gas community. Just a few days after the enactment ceremony of the Secondary Laws, PEMEX’s E&P Director General Gustavo Hernández revealed a list of potential partners to tap into the country’s deepwater opportunities. Given [...]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 →
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 →
Reshaping the legal framework of Mexico’s constitution in energy terms was thought of as an impossible feat to attain. Nonetheless, in less than a year after the unprecedented Energy Reform’s proposal, the reality is now set to sink in sooner than later. The reform is expected to change paradigms that the country’s energy [...]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 →