Mexico recently celebrated its 81st oil expropriation anniversary, but with Pemex’s production crisis and the corruption scandals surrounding the Oil Workers Union (STPRM), we wonder what the government is celebrating.
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) plans to recover the metrics of the energy sector quickly, and the Secretary of Energy (Sener) announced a plan for the refining sector with challenging goals. This strategy could create a dilemma between exporting oil and refining.
The possible development of unconventional projects has generated controversy in the country due to the concerns about these techniques. Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has ruled out the implementation of fracking in Mexico. However, the Secretary of Energy (Sener) published its five-year plan, increasing the areas available for these projects.