A biodiesel program will be rolled out in Santa Fe province capital Rosario.
The bill now goes to the lower house for a vote.
Brazil's next administration will need to attract the private sector for infrastructure projects given the government's fiscal challenges, says Alexandre Garcia, an infrastructure analyst at Fitch Ratings.
Increased competition and global trends have had a significant impact on fixed assets in Mexico's energy sector. Asset management consultant Mauro Hoyer gives a bird's eye view of an evolving sector.
BNamericas offers a complete overview of leftwing frontrunner Andrés Manuel López Obrador's proposals for the hydrocarbons sector as Mexico's presidential election fast approaches.
National pipeline authority Cenagas announced that the terms of a tender for natural gas storage space in depleted fields will be ready by September, with teh tender itself to be launched 4-6 months later.