Three dimensions of adjustment to the new reality
COVID-19 has gone far beyond creating a temporary crisis.
Mexican Competition Commission criticizes actions against wind and solar projects
The Comisión Federal de Competencia Económica issued an opinion on May 7 harshly criticizing measures taken by Mexico’s independent system operator, CENACE, against wind and solar projects that are close to reaching commercial operation.
Mexican ISO prevents wind and solar projects from reaching commercial operation
The Mexican ISO, CENACE, has suspended all pre-operative tests for wind and solar power plants to preserve the safety and reliability during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mexico: Breaking updates on COVID-19: Sanitary emergency period extended
The Mexican federal government, through the Ministry of Health, extended the COVID-19 sanitary emergency period until May 30, 2020.
Mexico: COVID-19 Update: Further clarification on the scope of
As part of the continued efforts of the Mexican government to address and mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, and further to resolutions relevant to the subject matter that have been issued just recently (particularly the resolution issued on March 31, 2020), on April 6, the Mexican Ministry of Health issued a new resolution seeking to elaborate and provide further clarification on the scope of “essential activities” that are allowed and encouraged to continue during the ongoing pandemic.
Update on COVID-19 in Mexico: Additional extraordinary measures and essential activities mandated by the Ministry of Health
New resolution aimed at mitigating the evolving COVID-19 outbreak in Mexico.
State intervention in the aviation sector: State aid issues
The below Q&A addresses the state aid implications of heightened State intervention as a result of COVID-19 – in particular, as it applies to the aviation industry in the EU. In short, the immediate response from the European Commission (the Commission) should give companies some comfort that emergency assistance offered by EU Member States can be designed in compliance with state aid law.