US gas goes south: A review of Mexico's infrastructure
As Mexico continues its efforts to phase out oil use for power generation, gas-fired capacity looks set to surge. By 2030, total demand for natural gas in Mexico is expected to reach 7.8 bcfd (80.6 bcm), with 68% of the growth attributed to power generation. With such strong growth plans, concerns arise on how the gas will be supplied. Mexico faces many challenges to supply this gas from domestic production, as new sources like shale gas in the Burgos basin or deepwater efforts (Lakach) have...