Before moving forward with the renewable program, the government wants to know how fast the transmission lines that are being tendered can be built.
The 200MW Mexico project was awarded in the third long-term renewable energy auction held in November 2017, which saw the lowest prices ever seen for renewable energy globally, increasing the financing risk.
Proposed guidelines aim to bring companies in line with environmental requirements.
Utility companies claim to be losing millions of dollars due to theft of service and equipment, a significant problem they say is affecting not just their bottom line, but the service to customers as well.
Some 3.443GWh a year will be available to bidders in contracts lasting 10 years. The projects, which will include non-conventional renewable sources such as wind and solar energy, are due online in December 2022.
Brazil's federal audit court, however, suspended the sale of transmission subsidiary Intesa.
Energía del Pacífico head Alejandro Alle said recently that the goal was to close financing and begin construction this quarter.