The much anticipated Commonwealth Bill containing the emissions reduction target for the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) has been put on hold.
August 21, 2018
President Trump signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”), which included the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (“FIRRMA”).
August 16, 2018
These rules are part of the Commercial Division's ongoing effort to improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of cases litigated before it.
August 15, 2018
On July 27, 2018, through Resolution 322, the National Hydrocarbons Agency ("ANH") ordered the opening of the so-called Permanent Competitive Procedure – 2018 for the award of Areas, which will be subject to the requirements and conditions established in Terms of Reference ("TOR") approved by the ANH through Agreement 004 of 2018, dated August 6, 2018.
August 13, 2018
The NEG proposes to mandate that electricity retailers and some large customers who purchase electricity directly from the NEM will be required to meet both reliability and emissions reduction requirements.
August 10, 2018
In 2016 we teamed up with SgurrEnergy (now the Wood Group) to discuss the potential revenue streams for storage projects, challenges for collocating storage, and some of the regulatory issues that applied at the time.
August 07, 2018
The Mexican Regulatory Energy Commission (CRE) authorized three new permits for Electric Supply in the modality of Basic Supply to the companies BH Energy Supply, S.A.P.I. de C.V., Enlace y Representación Gubernamental T&M, S.A. de C.V. and Suministro Básico del Centro SUBACE, S.A. de C.V.
The Constitutional Court ruled on July 26, 2018 that the client becomes the sole employer of labour broker employees earning below the earnings threshold that provide services to the client in excess of three months.
July 27, 2018
The Ministry of the People’s Power for Petroleum (the Ministry), through Resolution N° 049 (the Resolution), published the terms and conditions for exemption from the levy on extraordinary prices and exorbitant prices in the international hydrocarbons market (see Official Gazette N° 41,434 dated July 6, 2018). The Resolution became effective as of the date of its Official Gazette publication.
July 26, 2018
In December 2017 we explained the major changes proposed to the Competition Act in a draft bill.
July 25, 2018