Mexico Announces Plans for 5 New Natural Gas Pipelines

Mexican authorities said on Tuesday they would hold auctions in the near future for five new natural gas pipelines, which are to be built at a cost of $2.25 billion. The CEO of Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE), Enrique Ochoa, said in a statement that the state-owned electric utility and the Energy Secretariat would provide details on the bidding processes in the coming days. Ochoa said at an energy and gas forum at the CFE