Energy Reform Series - The Expert Take
Mexico Institute: Energy Reform Series - The Expert Take
On Monday August 11, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto enacted the secondary legislation of the energy reform, composed of 9 new laws and amendments to 12 existing ones. With this action, a new chapter in the economic development of Mexico begins.
Read two articles about Mexico's Energy Reform. First, a piece written by Jesús Reyes Heroles on energy reform and democracy. Second, Pedro Valenzuela and Duncan Wood assess the energy reform and its process following the enactment of the secondary legislation. Also, the Mexico Institute charts the course of the energy reform beginning in 2012, when Enrique Peña Nieto, then-Candidate for the Mexican Presidency, made the commitment to reform the energy sector by 2015.
1. Energy Reform and Democracy - By Jesus Reyes Heroles
2. Mexico’s Energy Reform: entering the final phase - By Pedro Valenzuela and Duncan Wood
3. Mexico's Energy Reform: The Timeline - By Maria del Carmen Landa