MIREC WEEK is the must attend congress for decision makers doing business in Mexico's hugely promising renewable energy sector. The new electricity market is due to begin on May 8, 2017 and companies will compete in the energy auctions to determine the true value of renewable energy.
This premium renewable energy event will give you the answers you are looking for to ensure you navigate policy, secure financing and PPAs and successfully participate in the energy auctions to maximise your ROI.
Ⅱ. Why Attend:
● This premium renewable energy event will give you the answers you are looking for to ensure you navigate evolving policy, secure financing and PPAs and successfully participate in the energy auctions to maximise your ROI. Gain clarity on the new Wholesale Electricity Market from government policymakers, experts in regulatory affairs and developers who have participated in the energy auctions.
● MIREC WEEK is the one place for you to meet face to face with over 1,000 decision makers representing developers, government agencies, banks, financiers, investors and suppliers in Mexico’s renewable energy industry The ultimate networking opportunity – over 32 hours of dedicated informal and formal networking to build partnerships, expand your regional network and reinforce existing business relationships!
● We are delighted to be celebrating the 5th anniversary of MIREC WEEK in 2017. The event has grown with the market. Brand new formats, topics and speakers guaranteed that the 2016 agenda not only had the most up to date content, but was also delivered in new, engaging and interactive ways. From interactive panels to audience participation with new technology. We provide an unparalleled platform for networking with senior leaders.
Ⅲ. Who Will Attend:
● EPC Contractors
● Government Stakeholders
● Installers and Integrators
Ⅳ. Press Release:
Mexico’s grid operator CENACE has announced the launch of the country’s third long-term electricity auction on April 28th. Eduardo Meraz Ateca, the Director General of CENACE, commented that for the first time Mexico will have additional distributors buying electricity at the auction outside of the longstanding utility, CFE. This auction is expected to continue to accelerate the country’s clean energy projects. The International Energy Agency has forecasted that installed capacity from solar energy alone could reach 40 GW by 2040.Mexico recently awarded contracts to the winners of the 2nd long-term power auction of the new Wholesale Electricity Market which took place in 2016. With these contracts, it is expected that Mexico will add some 5 GW of new clean energy to its existing capacity. Minister of Energy Pedro Joaquin Coldwell announced that “This will represent a 170% growth in generation for wind and solar power compared to the last 18 years.”
Mexico’s leading clean energy congress, MIREC WEEK, will celebrate its 6th anniversary this year and will provide a unique platform to discuss the auction’s results as well as the challenges and opportunities ahead for the electricity market in Mexico. The congress will take place at the Camino Real Hotel in Polanco, Mexico City, from 8 – 12 May, just after the country’s third long-term auction process is expected to begin.The event will gather a high-level faculty of speakers, including representatives from the Mexican government, global thought leaders, regulatory agencies, energy generators, solar and wind developers, utilities and commercial and industrial energy users. Attendees from Mexico and across the globe will explore the challenges and opportunities presented by the new market.