Renewables & Electricity. A third long-term auction plant is working already; environmental organizations asked AMLO to support wind energy; and CFE worked on its generation capacity.

Natural Gas Mid-Downstream & LNG. Nuevo León leads natural gas demand; the CRE announced the expiration of 156 LNG distribution permits; and natural gas supply is guaranteed.

Liquid Fuels Mid-Downstream. Pemex will focus on refining, not exports; and ethanol is another victim of the oil price war.

Oil & Gas Upstream. AMLO announced Pemex's crude output with fanfare; analysts suggest Pemex cut back on secondary projects; and the private sector is not that into the energy plan.

Government & NGO. Canada and Mexico are ready to implement the USMCA; Fitch gave a negative outlook to Pemex's BB rating; and Pemex and CFE's contractors are allowed to work during the pandemic.


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