Season’s greetings from La Jolla! We are pleased to share the latest installment of Energy Panorama for your holiday reading pleasure.
We concluded the year with our annual program in collaboration with the Inter-American Dialogue in Washington, DC and a discussion and panel at the National Press Club. This year’s event focused on the changes in the US Congress and what it may entail for US-Latin American energy issues but particularly the new USMCA trade agreement and the broader US-Mexico bilateral relationship. Below are links to an event summary and highlight video.
As part of our podcast series and a follow-up to our Colombia Energy Roundtable, we spoke with Julia Gutierrez in the Ministry of Mines and Energy for an update and insights on Colombia’s first renewable energy auction.
We will also take advantage of our final edition of the year to look back and share selected reports, podcasts and webinars that we produced this year, as well as insights from our diverse programming across the hemisphere. Consider it a curated compendium of the 2018 IOA Energy & Sustainability Program.
We look forward to seeing you in 2019 and we wish you and yours a joyous and peaceful holiday season!
Washington, DC Event Summary
USMCA and Latin American Energy Diplomacy Under a New US Congress
Washington, DC Event Video
What does the new US Congress mean for Latin America and energy?
Colombia’s Renewable Energy Auction
Select Reports from 2018
Mexico’s Growing Reliance on US Natural Gas: Part I – Seizing Synergies
Mexico’s Growing Reliance on US Natural Gas: Part II – Assessing Risks
Transición Energética en Centroamérica
Brazil’s Oil & Gas Industry Capacity Building: Lessons Learned from the PRH-ANP Human Resources Program
ENRE Visit to California Summary Report
XXVII La Jolla Energy Conference – Summary Report and Panel Notes
Taking Stock of the Macri Energy Reform Agenda: Tariffs and Subsidy Reduction
Towards an Electric Vehicle Future? An Analysis of the State of EV’s in Lima, Peru
With Huge Shale and Renewable Resources, Export Potential Gains in Argentina
Select Videos from 2018
Interview with Aldo Flores Quiroga, Deputy Secretary for Hydrocarbons of Mexico
Interview with Elizabeth Urbanas, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia and the Americas, United States Department of Energy
Interview with Raphael Moura, Upstream Advisor to the Board of Directors, Brazil’s National Petroleum Agency (ANP)
Interview with Lucas Aristizabal, Senior Director, Corporate Ratings, Fitch Ratings
Select Opinion & Analysis from 2018
Mexico’s New Energy Reform (Chapters 2 & 4)
Will Brazil’s New President Shake Up the Energy Sector?
El caso de negocio para apoyar consultas previas que sean libres e informadas
Will Coal Soon Be History in Latin America?
Select Podcasts from 2018
Energy and Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s Inaugural Address
Energy storage and its implications, an interview with John Jung, CEO of Greensmith Energy
Successful solar distributed generation markets – transparency and certainty
Argentina Shakes Up Energy Ministry
Select Webinars from 2018
Understanding Compliance Risks in Mexico’s Energy Sector
CFE’s Transformation and the Mexican Electric Market
Ecuador’s Energy Sector Reorientation
Long-Term Regulatory Certainty in Mexico
Climate Resilience in the Caribbean: Building the Business Case