Projects, Energy and Infrastructure

By: Kate Brown de Vejar | Marcelo Páramo FernándezCarlos Enrique Guerrero Alarcón

Recent regulatory changes in the Mexican electricity sector, announced in late May and June 2020, have given rise to additional concerns
Continue Reading New measures threaten investments in the Mexican energy sector

By: Fabiano Gallo and Flavia Cerutti Alves Pinto

Overview

In April 2012, the Normative Resolution No. 482/2012, issued by ANEEL, came into force and established the initial rules for the development of electricity distributed generation
Continue Reading Distributed generation in Brazil: The bright future of Brazilian renewable energy

By: Ignacio E. Sanchez and Melanie Garcia

The United States government has issued new sanctions in response to the growing unrest in Venezuela. On January 23, the United States recognized Juan Guaido as the new
Continue Reading US government sanctions Petróleos de Venezuela, authorizes US persons to engage in certain limited transactions

By: Felipe Bahamondez and Carolina Bawlitza

Chile’s Tribunal for the Defense of Free Competition (TDLC) rejected the plea of Celeo Redes Chile Limitada, which had requested that the government modify “the legal precepts necessary to
Continue Reading CHILE: TDLC rejects request to eliminate restrictions on the integration in the electricity market

Brazil’s Decree No. 9,041/2017, which is now in force, regulates Law No. 13,365/2016, which changed the current criteria for investments and operations in the Brazilian pre-salt areas.

Such alterations came at a critical moment and
Continue Reading New Rules for Bidding Rounds of Production Sharing Agreements – Regulation of Petrobras’ Priority Rights