Mexico forms state-run company to mine lithium: Litio para Mexico

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Mexico has formed a state-run company called Litio para Mexico (LitioMx) to mine the country’s lithium. Litio para Mexico will begin operations within the next six months. Lithium for Mexico will coordinate with the Undersecretariat of Energy Planning and Transition of the Ministry of Energy. The head of the Mexican Geological Survey will attend the meetings of the Lithium Board of Directors for Mexico as a permanent guest, with voice, but without vote.

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New Mexico adopts Clean Cars Rule

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The New Mexico Environmental Improvement Board (EIB) and the Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Air Quality Control Board (AQCB) have each adopted the Clean Car Rule after a joint public hearing. Their independent approval of the Clean Car Rule allows California’s Advanced Clean Cars to be implemented statewide in New Mexico beginning 1 July 2022. —New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) Cabinet Secretary James Kenney.

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Dürr builds high automation paint shop for Ford in Mexico

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Dürr has built a high-tech paint shop for Ford in Hermosillo, Mexico, in order to accommodate a new vehicle that Ford will be producing. The project in Hermosillo represents the largest order that Ford has given to Dürr in Mexico.

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Mexico and Canada are the biggest recipients of US petroleum exports

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mmbd of petroleum to Mexico in 2019, which was 14% of total US petroleum exports, according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). Total US petroleum exports have been increasing over the last 10 years, reaching an all-time high of 8.5 million barrels per day (mmbd) in 2019.

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DiDi to introduce first shared EV fleet to Mexico; 700+ EVs and hybrids to start

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Didi Chuxing (DiDi), the world’s leading mobile transportation platform, will launch Latin America’s first shared electric vehicle (EV) fleet through its app in Mexico, as the company further invests in sustainable transportation innovations in the region.

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VW ‘profoundly disillusioned’ after Mexico manufacturing unit employees reject union pay deal

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MEXICO CITY — Volkswagen Group‘s Mexico unit mentioned in an announcement on Thursday it’s “profoundly disillusioned” by the union’s rejection of a 9 % proposed wage improve.

Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group adding testing center in New Mexico

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Now, the Autonomous Technology Group will extend its testing to New Mexico by building up a new testing center in Albuquerque.

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bp starts up Manuel project in deepwater Gulf of Mexico; 20,100 boe/d

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bp announced the safe start-up of the Manuel project in the US Gulf of Mexico, the fourth of five major projects expected to be delivered globally in 2021. bp anticipates growth in its production in the US Gulf of Mexico to more than 400,000 boe/d by the mid-2020s.

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Tesla is considering sites for new factory in Canada and Mexico, along with the US

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Elon Musk says that Tesla’s factory might not necessarily be in the US as the automaker is also considering options in Canada and Mexico for a new North American plant. The post Tesla is considering sites for new factory in Canada and Mexico, along with the US appeared first on Electrek.

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New Nissan LEAF To Be Driven From Mexico To Canada

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The trip will recreate the first-ever Mexico to Canada journey in an electric car that happened 10 years ago

Mexico auto manufacturing up 31.36%, August exports up 16.93%

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MEXICO CITY – Mexican automotive manufacturing and exports rose in August in contrast with the identical month a yr earlier, information from the nationwide statistics company (INEGI) confirmed on Wednesday.

CATL reportedly considering Mexico plant to potentially supply batteries to Tesla and Ford

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The post CATL reportedly considering Mexico plant to potentially supply batteries to Tesla and Ford appeared first on CnEVPost.

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Tesla Suppliers Can Skip the Line at the U.S.-Mexico Border

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Mexico border crossing near Laredo, Texas that will let them skip ahead of other cars waiting in line. Mexico Border appeared first on Bauaelectric Auto News. Tesla suppliers now have a dedicated lane at a U.S.-Mexico

Ford Moving Electric Car Production to Mexico

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The post Ford Moving Electric Car Production to Mexico appeared first on enrg.io.The Ford Motor Company has sent shockwaves through the motor vehicle industry circles with a surprise decision to relocate the production of one of its latest electric.

2021 New Mexico Wildfires: When, Why, and How to Stay Safe

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By Vijay Limaye Noah Long More frequent and intense wildfires in New Mexico are a clear sign that the climate crisis is here. The post 2021 New Mexico Wildfires: When, Why, and How to Stay Safe appeared first on EV Obsession. Research Science New Mexico Wildfires

Stellantis considering investing Billions in Mexico to produce EVs

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Stellantis executives met with Mexican leaders including President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in July to talk about EVs and strengthening the company’s supply chain in Mexico. Perhaps I should revisit my recent opinion piece on GM’s investment in Mexico.

Tesla strikes deal to have its own exclusive lane at US-Mexico border

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Tesla has managed to strike a deal with the state of Nuevo Leon to have its own lane at the US-Mexico border, which should help the company and its suppliers get across faster. The post Tesla strikes deal to have its own exclusive lane at US-Mexico border appeared first on Electrek.

Chevron-led consortium executes Mexico deepwater contract

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An international consortium operated by Chevron Corporation’s subsidiary, Chevron Energía de Mexico, S de R.L. signed an exploration contract with Mexico’s National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH), representing the Mexican government, for Block 3 in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The consortium, which also includes partners Pemex Exploración y Producción and INPEX CORPORATION, was awarded the block on 5 December 2016, during Mexico’s 1.4

Volkswagen factories in the US and Mexico to link up with the Industrial Cloud

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Volkswagen plans to connect its production facilities in Chattanooga (TN), Puebla and Silao (Mexico) with the global Industrial Cloud initiative from the Volkswagen Group and Amazon Web Services (AWS).

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Tesla battery supplier CATL is scouting new factory sites in Mexico

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CATL, the world’s largest battery cell manufacturer and one of Tesla’s most critical suppliers, is scouting new factory sites in Mexico – likely to supply Tesla and other US electric automakers.

Tesla finds loophole to New Mexico’s dumb ban by launching on tribal land

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Tesla has found a loophole to get around New Mexico’s ban on direct car sales by launching their first store and service center on tribal land. more… The post Tesla finds loophole to New Mexico’s dumb ban by launching on tribal land appeared first on Electrek.

Xcel Energy launches EV smart charging pilot in Colorado; Transportation Electrification Plan for New Mexico approved

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Xcel Energy provides the energy that powers millions of homes and businesses across eight Western and Midwestern states: Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. These programs and offerings make up the company’s New Mexico Transportation Electrification Plan. Additional detail on New Mexico programs will be added when these programs are launched in 2022.

Volkswagen launches digital push to drive manufacturing performance in US and Mexico

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Volkswagen has launched a digital transformation push across its assembly plants in the United States and Mexico. The company aims to drive a 30% increase in manufacturing performance for its electric vehicle assembly and large-scale car assembly in Chattanooga, TN, and Puebla, Mexico, by 2025.

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Why did a Gulf of Mexico oil drilling lease sale just happen under Biden?

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The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) held a lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico yesterday for oil and gas drilling rights. more… The post Why did a Gulf of Mexico oil drilling lease sale just happen under Biden?

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GM plans $1B electric vehicle future for Mexico plant, UAW cries foul

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General Motors on Thursday announced that it will invest $1 billion in its Ramos Arizpe, Mexico, facility. The plant, which currently makes the Chevrolet Equinox and Blazer SUVs, and once built Pontiac Azteks, is the next step in laying the groundwork for the company’s electric future.

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LG Magna e-Powertrain celebrates groundbreaking of new facility in Mexico; electric powertrain components for GM from 2023

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Magna), celebrated the groundbreaking of its new plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico. LG Magna e-Powertrain, a joint venture (JV) between LG Electronics (LG) and Magna International Inc. Scheduled for completion in 2023, the new facility will produce inverters, motors, and on-board chargers to support General Motors’ electric vehicle (EV) production. The 260,000 square foot plant will be LG Magna e-Powertrain’s first production base in North America and is expected to create around 400 new jobs.

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Leo Electric Scooter?s Experience from Tel Aviv Rides to Selina Hotels in Mexico

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s Experience from Tel Aviv Rides to Selina Hotels in Mexico appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Scooters Electric Vehicles in Leo Electric Scooter Mexico Selina Hotels

El Paso Electric files transportation electrification plan with the New Mexico PRC

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El Paso Electric (EPE) has filed its Transportation Electrification Plan (TEP) with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission ( NMPRC ) for approval. El Paso Electric is a regional electric utility providing generation, transmission and distribution service to approximately 441,200 retail and wholesale customers in a 10,000-square mile area of the Rio Grande valley in west Texas and southern New Mexico.

Mexico Considering Tariffs Due To Proposed US EV Tax Credit

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Mexico's Economy Minister calls the potential tax credit discriminatory and is looking at various legal options

Opinion: GM’s $1B EV investment in Mexico is not what America needs

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General Motors ‘(GM) decision to invest $1 billion for EVs in Mexico instead of the United States is not the “EV leadership” that America needs. GM’s $1 Billion Investment In Mexico. GM announced that it will produce its new Chevy Blazer EV in Mexico.

Three New Mexico school districts to operate 17 Blue Bird propane school buses; first in state

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In a partnership with the New Mexico Public Education Department, Los Lunas Public Schools, Magdalena Municipal School District and Moriarty-Edgewood School District have each purchased school buses fueled by propane autogas.

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US to expand offshore wind in the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico

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The Biden administration’s Department of the Interior yesterday announced new actions to build offshore wind farms in the Atlantic, off the coasts of Massachusetts and the Carolinas, and in the Gulf of Mexico.

Cross-Border Carbon: Mexico Sets Limit On Climate-Change Emissions

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Mexico is officially joining the cadre of nations seeking to limit climate change, with a formal promise to cut its greenhouse-gas emissions. global warming energy policy mexico greenhouse gas climate change The country is one of the first to issue a plan for emissions reduction as part of a cooperative international effort that is being coordinated by the United Nations. MORE: U.S. And China Agree To Curb.

Tesla sidesteps New Mexico ban by building service center in tribal land

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Tesla has effectively sidestepped a New Mexico law that was barring the company from operating a service center for EV owners in the state. For the longest time, Tesla owners in New Mexico had to drive out-of-state to centers in Colorado or Arizona just to get their vehicles serviced.

Small cars leave U.S.: Ford to build next Focus in Mexico (Model E too)

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Ford confirmed yesterday that it will move small-car production to Mexico, joining Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) in eliminating small passenger cars from its U.S. Manufacturing mexicoThey may be known as the "Detroit Three," but the biggest U.S. automakers are exporting production of small cars elsewhere. factories. Two years hence, only General Motors will still.

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Canadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern to combine to create first US-Mexico-Canada rail network; $29B enterprise value

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Following final approval from the Surface Transportation Board (STB), the transaction will combine the two railroads to create the first rail network connecting the US, Mexico, and Canada.

Biden to expand offshore wind power in the Gulf of Mexico

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US President Joe Biden today announced that his administration will pursue the development of offshore wind energy in the Gulf of Mexico, which is already a hub for oil and gas production. The post Biden to expand offshore wind power in the Gulf of Mexico appeared first on Electrek.

VW Mexico signs 20-year agreement for 130MW of wind energy from Mexico Power Group

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Volkswagen Mexico has signed a 20-year agreement to purchase 130 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy from Mexico Power Group’s La Bufa wind farm development in Zacatecas, Mexico. The wind power will be utilized in Volkswagen Mexico’s plant in Puebla, which is the largest automobile manufacturing plant in North America producing approximately 2,500 vehicles a day, and in its engine manufacturing plant in Silao, Guanajuato.

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‘Discriminatory’ EV tax credit could bring Mexico-imposed tariffs

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She stated that it was “not a desirable” course of action, but stated that Mexico will do anything in its power to support its automotive industry. Reuters says Mexico’s automotive sector employs around one million people.

Tesla Giga Texas to receive EV parts from Pass Automotive Mexico

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Stephan Matz, the general director of Pass Automotive Mexico, has stated that his company will be providing parts for Tesla’s electric vehicles. Matz noted that the facility which would be producing Tesla components is located at the Apolo Industrial Park in Irapuato, Mexico.

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GM plans to invest $1 billion to manufacture electric vehicles in Mexico

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GM plans to invest $1 billion to manufacture electric vehicles in Mexico. General Motors has announced its plans to invest $1 billion to manufacture electric vehicles in Mexico adding the 5th plant in North America with EV production capacity.

Kia Motors Mexico announces first hybrid model for local market

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Kia Motors Mexico celebrated its first anniversary in the country with the announcement of the arrival of Kia Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV) to the Mexican market at the end of the current year. With the introduction of Niro, Kia Motors will offer its first hybrid vehicle in Mexico and will strengthen its product lineup in the country. With 34,517 units sold during the first 12 months of operation in Mexico, Kia has become the ninth best-selling brand in the country.

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EGEB: GM plans to invest $1 billion in its Mexico site to build electric vehicles

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In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): GM says it plans to invest $1 billion in a plant in Mexico to build electric vehicles. more… The post EGEB: GM plans to invest $1 billion in its Mexico site to build electric vehicles appeared first on Electrek.

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