The Secretariat of Energy (SENER) is having problems approving the start of energy projects. The deadlines for making prior public consultations arenot beingmet. Companies are ready to work; the problem is gettinglicenses.
About 30% of the government’s revenue comes from the oil industry, while 9% comes from the mining sector, reason why the Mexican Institute for Competitiveness (IMCO) said it is necessary to treat the fiscal payments derived from these industries in a transparent way.
The Federal Economic Competition Commission (Cofece) recommendedthat the NOC release some of its ports so that they can made be available to companies that are about to compete in the Mexican market.
Clandestine outlets are one of Pemex’sbiggest challenges since the law that aims to stop fuel theft has not been effective enough, and Pemex authorities do not seem to be helping much. The development of these and other stories in our periodic Security Summary.
Energy Reform promotes the creation of programs which train energy sector’s professionals the petrochemical and human resources areas, among others.
The Secretariat of Energy (Sener) presented an update to its five-year E&P plan for 2015-2019. In a press release, the Sener highlighted that it would bring certainty to the national and international industry.