Renewables & Electricity. Solar energy investments reach US$6.3bn.
Natural Gas & Liquid Fuels. Fuel shortages may postpone the clean diesel rule; Pemex will invest MXN4bn in Minatitlán's refinery; and a Mexico City pipeline was hit by "sabotage."
Oil & Gas Upstream. Pemex will bid exploration contracts in January; AMLO will fight fuel theft from oil platforms; and Premier Oil hit reserves in the Zama field.
Money & Power. Inflation is expected to be around 3.8% to 4%; the IMF is happy with the fight against fuel theft; and the Finance Ministry completed its oil hedges.
Déjà vu all over again. Last week’s readers were particularly interested in Alpek’s sale of cogeneration plants (El Financiero - Spanish); power tariffs helping solar power (El Financiero - Spanish); and Pemex’s canceled contracts with gas stations (El Financiero - Spanish).
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