Mexico on Dec. 5 held its first-ever deep-water oil auction, attracting bids from foreign oil companies. Was the auction successful?
In January, oil giants ExxonMobil and Hess announced they had drilled a deepwater exploration well that strongly suggests the seafloor beneath Guyana’s coastal waters holds one of the largest oil and natural-gas discoveries in recent years. What is the outlook for Guyana’s oil and gas sector, and what has changed since the announcement of the Liza discovery nearly two years ago?
What is the outlook for Ecopetrol and the Colombian oil sector in the short to medium term?
What do the new rules in Mexico’s power sector entail, and why have the sparked controversy among energy companies and local industry groups?
We are pleased to announce that Jose L. Valera has joined the Dialogue’s weekly Energy Advisor publication’s board of advisors.
by Erik Brand, Publisher The Latin America Advisor’s editorial team has produced more than 50 editions of the weekly Energy Advisor this year for subscribers at many of the world’s most respected companies, as well as leading universities and government agencies on four continents. I am delighted to share ten…
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Jorge León has joined the Dialogue’s weekly Energy Advisor publication’s board of advisors.
Colombia’s government has developed a roadmap for expanding the country’s oil and gas reserves, Deputy Energy Minister Diego Mesa said.
President Donald Trump announced June 1 that he was withdrawing the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change. Was this the right move for the United States?
How are governments and companies in the region integrating digital technologies in the power sector?
The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump is mulling possible sanctions on Venezuela’s energy sector, including on state-run oil company PDVSA, Reuters reported in June. Approximately 8 percent of U.S. oil imports in March came from Venezuela, the third-largest oil supplier to the United States. What would happen if the United States stopped buying oil from Venezuela?
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó and his allies need continued U.S. support to prevent Citgo’s seizure, said Citgo Chairwoman Luisa Palacios.
While never a major source of power generation for most of Latin America and the Caribbean, the future of coal in the region is more complex than many people might expect.
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