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Wind Atlas of Mexico

maps for Mexico were made by using hourly wind speed data for the year 2005, obtained by means of the MM5

Investment opportunities in Latin America

Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Peru, Venezuela, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Cuba, Haiti, Bolivia,

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 20: Geothermal resource potential)

most of Mexico’s isolated communities. Small hydropower shows significant un- tapped potential for this... Hydroelectricity in Mexico is expected to continue to modernised forms of biomass in end-use sectors all of- grow both... 2014a). Mexico has a gross estimate of and textile production processes, as well as in certain 3.2 GW... technologies. Mexico has recently started to deploy from the Reference Case in 2030. this technology, with some

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 20: Geothermal resource potential)

most of Mexico’s isolated communities. Small hydropower shows significant un- tapped potential for this... Hydroelectricity in Mexico is expected to continue to modernised forms of biomass in end-use sectors all of- grow both... 2014a). Mexico has a gross estimate of and textile production processes, as well as in certain 3.2 GW... technologies. Mexico has recently started to deploy from the Reference Case in 2030. this technology, with some

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Table 10: Renewable energy resource potential for power generation)

IRENA, Mexico’s total sustainable biomass supply of certain renewable energy technologies for power potential... hydropower in Mexico is in the IRENA analysis in view of the competition with 49 GW. However, the economic potential... demand in Mexico to 2030. at about half that at 27 GW based on today’s capacity Given Mexico’s e orts to... utilised. In Mexico today hydropower capacity of at The supply cost of biomass depends on the resource least

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Table 10: Renewable energy resource potential for power generation)

IRENA, Mexico’s total sustainable biomass supply of certain renewable energy technologies for power potential... hydropower in Mexico is in the IRENA analysis in view of the competition with 49 GW. However, the economic potential... demand in Mexico to 2030. at about half that at 27 GW based on today’s capacity Given Mexico’s e orts to... utilised. In Mexico today hydropower capacity of at The supply cost of biomass depends on the resource least

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 18: Annual mean wind speed at 50 metre height)

Northwestern Mexico 60% utility-scale and 40% residential/commercial appli- shows major potential for solar... where many Mexico which is distant from the most populated areas utility-scale solar power plants are being... The in Mexico. Demand is in the centre and the southern central region also has abundant solar resource,... resources in Mexico are barely exploited integration of renewables. on any large-scale or commercial basis.

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 18: Annual mean wind speed at 50 metre height)

Northwestern Mexico 60% utility-scale and 40% residential/commercial appli- shows major potential for solar... where many Mexico which is distant from the most populated areas utility-scale solar power plants are being... The in Mexico. Demand is in the centre and the southern central region also has abundant solar resource,... resources in Mexico are barely exploited integration of renewables. on any large-scale or commercial basis.

Manual de IRENA sobre Acciones de Mitigación Nacionalmente Apropiadas (NAMA) en el Sector de las Energías Renovables -2nda Edición: Chapter (Tabla 16: Actividades de energías renovables registradas bajo el MDL en México)

gación. México es muy activo en el desarrollo de NAMA a los TER; bajo el PMR 72. México también ha sido... energética en México y sus recientes Nacional Financiera (NAFIN) y el Banco de Comercio reformas sectoriales,... electricidad en México en las futuras décadas. Además cionando liquidez y garantías. de las tradicionales inversiones... nivel México también ha creado un impuesto nacional sobre nacional como también a nivel internacional,

Investment Opportunities in Latin America: Suitability Maps for Grid-connected and Off-grid Solar and Wind Projects

southern Mexico, with an insert displaying the northwest Yucatan Peninsula, where 60MW of wind projects... 215 MEXICO GRID-CONNECTED OFF-GRID GW 0.1 GW USD 226 billion 1 GW USD 1 billion 89 GW USD 201... 150 MEXICO 62 GRID-CONNECTED OFF-GRID 64 118 55 GW 103 117 107 27 8 GW USD 17 billion 8... maps from Mexico, Uruguay, Chile, Peru 5. The advantage of country-level maps is that the validation process
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REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Table 19: Valuation of human health externalities for power generation technologies)

damages prevented. needed otherwise for conventional technologies. Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico 59

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Table 19: Valuation of human health externalities for power generation technologies)

damages prevented. needed otherwise for conventional technologies. Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico 59

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 17: Renewable energy economic potential for power generation by 2020, planned capacity and capacity deployed by June 2014)

potential in Mexico is located mainly in in the Power Sector Perspective 2013-2027 (SENER, three regions: the... zones of Mexico’s total theoretical wind potential of 50 GW as with high potential, like the Isthmus of... Gulf of Mexico. could be deployed with an average capacity factor of 35%. Another 10 GW could be deployed... factor Mexico’s geographical location is ideal for the exploita- (PWC, Climate Works Fundation, IMERE

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Figure 17: Renewable energy economic potential for power generation by 2020, planned capacity and capacity deployed by June 2014)

potential in Mexico is located mainly in in the Power Sector Perspective 2013-2027 (SENER, three regions: the... zones of Mexico’s total theoretical wind potential of 50 GW as with high potential, like the Isthmus of... Gulf of Mexico. could be deployed with an average capacity factor of 35%. Another 10 GW could be deployed... factor Mexico’s geographical location is ideal for the exploita- (PWC, Climate Works Fundation, IMERE

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Job Creation in the Rising Mexican Wind industry)

such as Mexico (see Box 1.2), wind to the European Photovoltaic Industry Association energy is increasingly... INDUSTRY Mexico is experiencing a wind power boom, due in part machinery and 600 in IT equipment, as well... northern Mexico, par- (Secretaría de Energía de México (SENER), 2013). ticularly in Tamaulipas, Baja California,... plant Mexico’s Ministry of Energy estimates that by 2020, a gained local support through sharing of information,

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Job Creation in the Rising Mexican Wind industry)

such as Mexico (see Box 1.2), wind to the European Photovoltaic Industry Association energy is increasingly... INDUSTRY Mexico is experiencing a wind power boom, due in part machinery and 600 in IT equipment, as well... northern Mexico, par- (Secretaría de Energía de México (SENER), 2013). ticularly in Tamaulipas, Baja California,... plant Mexico’s Ministry of Energy estimates that by 2020, a gained local support through sharing of information,

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Table 5.2 Potential employment creation through off-grid renewable energy)

experiences Mexico n.a. 80 000 in order to better illustrate the employment aspect of Africa these technologies.

Renewable Energy and Jobs (2013): Chapter (Table 5.2 Potential employment creation through off-grid renewable energy)

experiences Mexico n.a. 80 000 in order to better illustrate the employment aspect of Africa these technologies.

Renewable Energy Market Analysis: Latin America

Energía de Mexico (En-ergy Secretariat of Mexico) SICA Sistema de la Integración Centroamericana (Central... Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela accounting for 91% of GDP in 2014. Brazil and Mexico alone account for... Ecuador, Mexico and Brazil, whereas Brazil, Mexico and Chile were the main importers. Given the profile... 1.5). Mexico: Historic reform to revitalise energy sector and ensure sustainability Mexico is the world’s

Solar Heat for Industrial Processes Technology Brief

India, Mexico, and countries in the Middle East/the Arabian peninsula) are seen as growth markets. 8... Africa and Mexico. The energy costs for feasible solar thermal systems range from eurocents 2.5 to 8/kWh,... projects), Mexico (15 pro-jects) and, most importantly, India (86 projects) has increased. At the end of 2012,... (e.g. Mexico) (Carbon Trust, 2013). In India, solar parabolic dishes have developed very rapidly and
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Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (MEXICO)

MEXICO D.1 INTRODUCTION Mexico has an abundance of renewable energy (RE) sources such as geothermal,... 2010, Mexico is the world’s seventh largest oil producer and there were over 24 IPPs operating in Mexico,... (2011) CRE Mexico to the price of the technology, the market remains un- Mexico’s second landfill biogas electric... boom in Mexico. el Aprovechamiento de Energías Renovables). Mexico also passed a law for the e cient

Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (MEXICO)

MEXICO D.1 INTRODUCTION Mexico has an abundance of renewable energy (RE) sources such as geothermal,... 2010, Mexico is the world’s seventh largest oil producer and there were over 24 IPPs operating in Mexico,... (2011) CRE Mexico to the price of the technology, the market remains un- Mexico’s second landfill biogas electric... boom in Mexico. el Aprovechamiento de Energías Renovables). Mexico also passed a law for the e cient

Financial Mechanisms and Investment Frameworks for Renewables in Developing Countries: Chapter (MEXICO)

MEXICO D.1 INTRODUCTION Mexico has an abundance of renewable energy (RE) sources such as geothermal,... 2010, Mexico is the world’s seventh largest oil producer and there were over 24 IPPs operating in Mexico,... (2011) CRE Mexico to the price of the technology, the market remains un- Mexico’s second landfill biogas electric... boom in Mexico. el Aprovechamiento de Energías Renovables). Mexico also passed a law for the e cient

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (6 �Renewable potentials and costs)

IRENA, Mexico’s total sustainable biomass supply of certain renewable energy technologies for power potential... hydropower in Mexico is in the IRENA analysis in view of the competition with 49 GW. However, the economic potential... demand in Mexico to 2030. at about half that at 27 GW based on today’s capacity Given Mexico’s e orts to... utilised. In Mexico today hydropower capacity of at The supply cost of biomass depends on the resource least

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (6 �Renewable potentials and costs)

IRENA, Mexico’s total sustainable biomass supply of certain renewable energy technologies for power potential... hydropower in Mexico is in the IRENA analysis in view of the competition with 49 GW. However, the economic potential... demand in Mexico to 2030. at about half that at 27 GW based on today’s capacity Given Mexico’s e orts to... utilised. In Mexico today hydropower capacity of at The supply cost of biomass depends on the resource least

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (7.3 �Summary of REmap Options: cost-supply curves)

opment in Mexico by 2030. In this section these options for power generation show a 11 TWh increase in addi-... additional Mexico could be on track to meet its clean potential based on Mexico’s GDP or on the experience... Prospects: Mexico 51 Installed capacity (GW) Hydro Solar PV Wind (onshore) Bioenegy Geothermal

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Capital and operation and maintenance costs)

conditioner 550 14 15 250 Traditional biomass cooking 10 0.25 10 10 92 Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (7.3 �Summary of REmap Options: cost-supply curves)

opment in Mexico by 2030. In this section these options for power generation show a 11 TWh increase in addi-... additional Mexico could be on track to meet its clean potential based on Mexico’s GDP or on the experience... Prospects: Mexico 51 Installed capacity (GW) Hydro Solar PV Wind (onshore) Bioenegy Geothermal

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Capital and operation and maintenance costs)

conditioner 550 14 15 250 Traditional biomass cooking 10 0.25 10 10 92 Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico

REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico: Chapter (Table 15: Comparison of national levelised costs of power generation in REmap 2030)

rates in Mexico, combined with the fact that it is a young market. Thus the annualised capital costs are... true for Mexico where the variable renew- year by 2030 (Table 16) from over 615 to 513 million able energy... deployed, Mexico could reduce the growth of CO2 emissions in 2010-2030 from 70% (in B the Reference Case)... share in Mexico. Various The REmap Options would result in an estimated an- sources focusing on Mexico
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REmap 2030, Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico

America, Mexico is committed to contributing to the global transition to a sustainable energy future. Mexico... Secretariat Mexico FOREWORD Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico ii Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico iii... Prospects: Mexico viii Renewable Energy Prospects: Mexico 1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY HIGHLIGHTS Mexico has... Prospects: Mexico 24 MW. Mexico is connected to Belize through a 65 MW ca-pacity transmission line. Mexico

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 19: Comparison of global biomass demand and supply estimates in the six world regions, 2030)

Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa) this study (Schae er, Szklo and de Gouvello, 2010). may require more biomass

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (4.3 �Biomass supply potential and costs in 2030)

Malaysia, Mexico, Ecuador In the total of all REmap countries, the highest biomass and the UK, biomass-based... Canada and Mexico would be more than 20% tential (60-81 EJ/yr) is shared between energy crops in REmap 2030.

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 11: Modern biomass use share in sector TFEC of REmap countries)

Japan Mexico UK France South Africa Germany Ecuador Canada India Indonesia Mexico Russia France Brazil

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 12: Breakdown of biomass supply potential estimates by type, 2030)

Malaysia, Mexico, Ecuador In the total of all REmap countries, the highest biomass and the UK, biomass-based... Canada and Mexico would be more than 20% tential (60-81 EJ/yr) is shared between energy crops in REmap 2030.

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 10: Breakdown of biomass demand of REmap countries in REmap 2030)

Japan Mexico UK France South Africa Germany Ecuador Canada India Indonesia Mexico Russia France Brazil

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 19: Comparison of global biomass demand and supply estimates in the six world regions, 2030)

Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa) this study (Schae er, Szklo and de Gouvello, 2010). may require more biomass

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 12: Breakdown of biomass supply potential estimates by type, 2030)

Malaysia, Mexico, Ecuador In the total of all REmap countries, the highest biomass and the UK, biomass-based... Canada and Mexico would be more than 20% tential (60-81 EJ/yr) is shared between energy crops in REmap 2030.

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (4.3 �Biomass supply potential and costs in 2030)

Malaysia, Mexico, Ecuador In the total of all REmap countries, the highest biomass and the UK, biomass-based... Canada and Mexico would be more than 20% tential (60-81 EJ/yr) is shared between energy crops in REmap 2030.

Global Bioenergy Supply and Demand Projections: A working paper for REmap 2030: Chapter (Figure 11: Modern biomass use share in sector TFEC of REmap countries)

Japan Mexico UK France South Africa Germany Ecuador Canada India Indonesia Mexico Russia France Brazil