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
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.
August 07, 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.
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
On 17 July 2018, the Northern Territory (NT) Government released its plan to implement the 135 recommendations of the Independent Scientific Inquiry into unconventional hydraulic fracturing.
July 24, 2018
The New Rules replace PEMEX’s previous procurement standards and procedures in their entirety, and are applicable to PEMEX and its subsidiaries.
July 23, 2018
In the matter of Spar Group Limited v Sea Spirit Trading 162 CC t/a Paledi and Others (JA47/2017  ZALAC 15 (June 7, 2018)) the Labour Appeal Court held that perfecting a notarial bond, by a creditor taking possession of a business to recover monies due, does not trigger section 197 obligations.