Tokyo Gas has agreed to buy a 50% stake in Engie’s renewable business in Mexico.
Sempra Energy subsidiary Energia Costa Azul has received two authorisations from the US Department of Energy (DOE) to export US produced natural gas to Mexico and to re-export liquefied natural gas to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement with the US.
The Guatemalan government has approved a US$120m loan from the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (Cavei) backing works at the campuses of the University of San Carlos de Guatemala (USAC).
Ascendant Resources has entered into a silver purchase and sale agreement with buyer Maverix Metals that includes an upfront payment of US$7.5m for the right to purchase 22.5% of the silver production from the company’s El Mochito zinc and silver mine.
Mexican President Andres Manuel López Obrador has announced that the country has invited four teams to bid on the tender for the US$8bn gulf coast refinery in Veracruz that is one of the chief infrastructure works promised by his government.
Guatemala public-private promotion group Agencia Nacional de Alianzas para el Desarrollo de Infraestructura Económica (ANADIE), alongside competition agency Pronacom, has launched a tender for a consultant to develop advanced design studies for a light rail project in the capital, Guatemala City.