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2015 X Latin American Forum on Energy and the Environment

2015 X Latin American Forum on Energy and the Environment

A unique by-invitation-only program; the Tenth Latin American Forum will be hosted in Mexico City, April 15-16, 2015. The theme for the 2015 X Latin American Forum is; Mexico: Knowledge and Discovery Through the Geosciences.

The Impact of Energy Developments in the Greater Caribbean Region

The Impact of Energy Developments in the Greater Caribbean Region

On March 12, 2015 in Washington D.C. speakers will address recent developments in world and regional energy markets in the context of the Caribbean Energy Security Summit.

Energy Trends in LatAm

Energy Trends in LatAm

Jorge Piñon will give a talk on the current energy trends that are impacting Latin America & the Caribbean, on March 10, 2015 at 7 pm in the Yost Auditorium at WJC.


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UT Jackson School of Geosciences Aims to Enhance Research in Mexico

by Valerie Jones, Rigzone, February 23, 2015 With a focus on building future professionals in the energy sector and continuing academic research in earth sciences and engineering, The University of Texas at Austin (UT) Jackson School of Geosciences and the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) have strengthened collaborations with each other in the fields…

Oil’s slump a blow to Mexico amid touted energy reforms

by Peter Orsi, Associated Press, February 11, 2015 The lowest oil prices in nearly six years couldn’t have come at a worse time for Mexico, which last year opened up oil-sector investment to private companies for the first time in decades. The landmark energy reform aimed to boost revenue by enabling Mexico to tap undeveloped…

Las petroleras auguran un barril de crudo a precios bajos en 2015 y no ven una recuperación “rápida”

by Europa Press, February 11, 2015 Las petroleras consideran que el barril de crudo mantendrá a lo largo de 2015 su comportamiento de precios bajos, por debajo de los 100 dólares, y que no se producirá una recuperación “rápida”, como sí ocurrió en anteriores crisis. En el ‘Encuentro del Sector Energético’ organizado por el IESE…

Es posible ver el petróleo a 38 dólares a corto plazo

by Gabriele Ferluga,Cinco Días, February 16, 2015 Director del Programa de Energía y Medio Ambiente de la Universidad de Texas en Austin y director interino del Centro Internacional de Política Energética y Medioambiental, Jorge Piñón es, por su carrera de más de 30 años en el sector energético, uno de los máximos expertos mundiales de…

Crude Oil: The Trends in the Coming Months

Crude Oil: The Trends in the Coming Months

Our very own Jorge Piñon speaks with CNN’s Xavier Serbia about the trends of crude oil prices in the coming months. As the price of crude dips down to prices not seen since 2008 there those who say the price will reach $100 levels by the end of 2015 and those that oppose that theory.

Pemex to deliver at least three Suezmaxes to Asia from Salina Cruz

Pemex is set to deliver 1 million-barrel cargo of Isthmus crude to Japanese refinery Cosmo who operates at 147,500 b/d.  As a way to focus exports of crude from its Pacific Coast ports Pemex will also be exporting 1 million barrels of Isthmus to Korea’s GS Caltex. by Richard Capuchino, Platts, January 20, 2015 Mexico’s…

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