Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has helped state-owned power company Eletrobras steer an auction to sell shares in special purpose vehicles running various wind projects and transmission lines.
BLP (Honduras) has helped Norwegian energy company Scatec Solar and Norway’s state-owned investment fund Norfund connect the first phase of their Los Prados solar project to the grid and commence operations in Honduras.
"Poor Mexico," 19th century Mexican general Porfirio Díaz once lamented, "so far from god and so close to the United States." Yet Mexico's proximity to its northern neighbour is a good thing for its oil and gas sector, even with Donald Trump in the Oval Office. Here, Latin Lawyer reviews what panellists at Latin Lawyer's 8th Annual Oil & Gas conference had to say about Latin America's energy prospects and why President Donald Trump's fossil-fuelled policy of America First may benefit Mexico.
Critics of president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador are concerned about a slow-down or even a rollback of Mexico’s 2013 energy reform, but the conditions of the EU-Mexico free trade agreement could cement the opening of Mexico’s energy sector.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
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