Energy Latam Blog | 2015 Dec | W1

Originally Published: 01 December 2015 Note: The new version of ELB’s site will be available in the coming days! Please excuse any site outages and enjoy the below Weekly Highlights. Questions or requests? claudia.espinosa@energylatamblog.com La versión nueva del sitio ELB estará disponible en los próximos días! Favor de disculpar cualquier interrupción. Espero que les gusten los Weekly Highlights para […]

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 […]

Argentina: Pre-runoff oil leak

The first aim, attracting investment, took a body blow on Tuesday when the Supreme Court ruled against the 2013 YPF-Chevron agreement’s right to any secret clauses — Argentina seems trapped in a Catch 22 situation whereby an ultra-presidential democracy overriding the courts deters foreign investors apprehensive about legal security but… Click for Full Story

Argentina orders full disclosure of YPF-Chevron contract

Argentina’s Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered full disclosure of details concerning the investment partnership between state-controlled oil and gas firm YPF and U.S. oil major Chevron, concerning exploration in the Vaca Muerta Shale play. According to the ruling, obtained by Kallanish Energy, YPF has to… Click for Full Story