Alfa, through its subsidiary Newpeck, had a cautious attitude in the 2.2 and 2.3 rounds of the National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH). Alik García, an analyst at Intercam, referred to the company’s strategy and behavior in past tenders.
Pemex’s CEO, José Antonio González Anaya, acknowledged that workers from Pemex are linked to bands dedicated to oil theft, known as ‘huachicoleros’.
Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexico, spoke about the Mexican oil sector and its prospects for the future. He is optimistic and stressed the importance of Energy Reform to boost the industry.
The deadline given to Pemex to develop the fields that the government granted it in 2014 will expire in August. However, the Energy Secretariat (Sener) is considering giving the NOC more time to achieve its commitments.
The Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) has approved a modification to fuel quality standards recently. This measure benefits the ethanol sector and some projects.
According to a study by The Carbon Majors (CDP,) 100 companies have produced more than 70% of the global greenhouse gas emissions since 1988; Pemex is one of them. The development of these and more stories in our periodic Eco summary.