Energy Latam Blog | 2015 Dec | W1

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Energy Latam Blog | 2015 Nov | W3

Mexico This week, the Mexican Energy Secretariat is accepting bids in its first electricity market auction since the restructuring of the Mexican electricity sector in 2013. Winners will be awarded 15-year contracts for generation projects and 20-year clean energy licenses (CELs). They will be announced at the end of March 2016 (Spanish). TransCanada now has […]

Petrobras Q3 Preview: Company Plagued By Internal And Macroeconomic Problems, Will Remain So In Near Term

Petrobras will release its third quarter earnings report on November 12. The company has had a rough ride in the last few months, facing roadblocks in the form of various internal and macroeconomic headwinds. Petrobras is currently experiencing the crippling effects of… http://www.trefis.com/stock/pbr/articles/322279/petrobras-q3-preview-company-plagued-by-internal-and-macroeconomic-problems-will-remain-so-in-near-term/2015-11-11

Oil ends down 4 percent; dollar, gasoline and crude build weigh

Crude oil futures fell 4 percent on Wednesday, wiping out gains from the previous day’s rally, as a strong dollar, tumbling gasoline prices and rising U.S. crude inventories bore down on the market. Adding to bearish sentiment was… http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/04/us-global-oil-idUSKCN0ST07920151104#8xwYbAkubIXR1voP.97

Worst Petrobras Strike in 20 Years Hurts Brazil Oil Output

“It’s like the unions are saying, ‘Hey, Petrobras is in intensive care. Let’s pull the plug!’” Pires said. Members of Brazil’s national oilworkers federation said on Wednesday that Petrobras was underestimating… http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/05/us-brazil-petrobras-strike-idUSKCN0ST36R20151105#R2uu1Rl3QwxPBxLd.97

Oil Workers Union Strike Hurt Production, Brazil’s Petrobras Says

Turmoil at Brazil’s state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA deepened late Tuesday, as the company said a strike by Brazil’s biggest oil workers union stopped a significant amount of oil and gas production, and that the company’s alternate board chairman was stepping down just… http://www.wsj.com/article_email/oil-workers-union-strike-hurt-production-brazils-petrobras-says-1446601321-lMyQjAxMTE1ODA0NTAwNTU4Wj