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Ordinances No. 32/GM/MME and No. 33/GM/MME, both in effect as of December 17, 2021.
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Our environment partner Luiz Gustavo Bezerra and associate Gedham Medeiros Gomes, together with Meg Ferreira Cirilo, senior environmental lawyer at Cargill...
Tauil & Chequer
Power Distributed Generation ("DG"), one of the fastest-growing Distributed Energy Resources in the world, has also been ramping up quickly over the past years in Brazil.
Tauil & Chequer
On May 19, 2022, the Brazilian Federal Government published Decree No. 11,075/2022 ("Decree"), which establishes the National Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction System ("Sinare")...
Tauil & Chequer
Abandonment and decommissioning activities are a normal part of the life cycle of oil and natural gas fields, work usually done when production is no longer economically feasible...
Tauil & Chequer
On April 6, 2022, in the Official Gazette of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Law No. 9,635/2022, was published, instituting ICMS Convention No. 112/2013 as enacted by National Finance Policy Council ("CONFAZ").
Tauil & Chequer
The Brazilian government issued its first legislation regarding offshore power generation projects on January 25, 2022, through the Federal Decree No. 10,946/2022 (known as the Legal Framework for Offshore Energy).
Tauil & Chequer
On March 25, 2022, ICMS Convention No. 16/2022 (the "Convention") was published in the Official Gazette, by which Brazil's National Council of Finance Policy ("CONFAZ") established...
Tauil & Chequer
On March 21, 2022, the Brazilian government enacted Decree No. 10,003/2022, creating the Federal Strategy to Incentivize the Sustainable Use of Biogas and Biomethane.
Tauil & Chequer
On March 21, 2022, the Brazilian Government launched a new package of incentive measures seeking to stimulate programs and actions to reduce methane emissions, particularly through development of biogas...
Mexico
Jones Day
In 2021, Mexican President Lopez Obrador proposed a Reform Initiative to transform the electricity sector in Mexico by transferring control of the sector to the state and imposing onerous restrictions on private investment.
Haynes and Boone
After discussion and approval by the Congress of the Union, on April 20, 2022, the Order to amend the Mining Law ("Order"),as proposed by the President of Mexico,...
Chevez Ruiz Zamarripa
El 20 de abril de 2022 fue publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el "Decreto por el que se reforman y adicionan diversas disposiciones de la Ley Minera",...
Foley & Lardner
Last year, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador submitted to the Mexican Congress a bill to amend a number of constitutional articles related to certain energy matters (the "Bill").
Herbert Smith Freehills
On February 1, 2021, Mexican President Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador submitted an initiative to amend the Electric Power Industry Law to Congress.
Chevez Ruiz Zamarripa
Resolución de la SCJN respecto a la reforma a la Ley de la Industria Eléctrica
Foley & Lardner
The number of electric and hybrid vehicles sold in Mexico has grown since 2016. In 2021, 39,100 units were sold, of which 768 units were electric, 2,500 were plug-in hybrids...
Herbert Smith Freehills
In 2018, the Canadian company Bacanora Lithium PLC discovered a lithium deposit located in Bacadéhuachi, Sonora, in northern Mexico with declared reserves of 243.8 million tonnes...
Mayer Brown
Jose Valera, a partner in Mayer Brown's Global Energy industry group, interviews Ariel Ramos on President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's proposed changes to Mexico's electric industry legislation, ...
Jones Day
In 2021, Pedro Castillo, a left-wing socialist from Peru's Marxist party, was elected the country's president. President Castillo promised to transform the mining sector by granting the State more control and ensuring that...
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