Archive / Author

Subscribe

Eduardo Prud'homme

Eduardo, who is head of Mexico energy consultancy Gadex, is based in Mexico City with over 22 years of experience in the Mexican energy sector and in regulatory affairs, with a focus on natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, refined products, electricity and utility projects. He began his career at Pemex, in the refining division. He then worked for Mexico's Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) for 14 years, becoming the Tariffs General Director in 2010 and its Chief Economist in 2014. From July 2015 to February 2019 he served as the ISO Chief Officer for Mexico's pipeline operator Cenagas overseeing the technical, commercial and economic management of the Natural Gas Integrated System (SISTRANGAS).

Mexico LNG Exports Poised for Takeoff, Changing Dynamics of Domestic Natural Gas Market — Column

Mexico LNG Exports Poised for Takeoff, Changing Dynamics of Domestic Natural Gas Market — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. As New Fortress Energy Inc. (NFE) prepares to start operations on its floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) unit offshore Tamaulipas, Mexico is…

September 8, 2023
Mexico Must Simplify Natural Gas Regulation to Promote Growth – Column

Mexico Must Simplify Natural Gas Regulation to Promote Growth – Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process.  Mexico natural gas pipeline imports from the United States are hitting records and are now around 7 Bcf/d. This enormous volume that…

August 25, 2023
Is Mexico’s Cenagas Positioned to Meet Growing Power, Industrial Natural Gas Demand? — Column

Is Mexico’s Cenagas Positioned to Meet Growing Power, Industrial Natural Gas Demand? — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. Cenagas, the operator of Mexico’s national pipeline system known as Sistrangas, has published the results of the public consultation held weeks ago. …

August 11, 2023
In A Boiling Hot Summer, How Reliable Is Mexico’s Import-Dependent Natural Gas Network? — Column

In A Boiling Hot Summer, How Reliable Is Mexico’s Import-Dependent Natural Gas Network? — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. For Mexico, each summer is a test of its gas and electricity networks. Every year, the continuity of natural gas supply not…

July 28, 2023
Pemex Offshore Fire a Wake-Up Call for Mexico’s Natural Gas Industry – Column

Pemex Offshore Fire a Wake-Up Call for Mexico’s Natural Gas Industry – Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. The news earlier this month of the spectacular accident at the Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) Nohoch-Alfa offshore platform would seem, at first glance,…

July 14, 2023
Mexico Natural Gas Storage Plans Key to Energy Security and Market Development – Column

Mexico Natural Gas Storage Plans Key to Energy Security and Market Development – Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. Energy security is a central issue in the North American gas market, and the lack of underground storage in Mexico is one…

June 30, 2023
Mexico Natural Gas Operator Needs to Translate Words to Actions – Column

Mexico Natural Gas Operator Needs to Translate Words to Actions – Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. Cenagas is in charge of managing the capacity on Mexico’s national pipeline grid, the Sistrangas. It also is meant to be a…

June 16, 2023
Cenagas Natural Gas Open Season Hopeful Sign of Market Development — Column

Cenagas Natural Gas Open Season Hopeful Sign of Market Development — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. A recent investment agreement between steel giant ArcelorMittal SA and the Sistrangas pipeline operator Cenagas is big news in the Mexican natural…

June 2, 2023
New Natural Gas Pipeline Rules in Mexico Another in Line of Regulatory Changes — Column

New Natural Gas Pipeline Rules in Mexico Another in Line of Regulatory Changes — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. Energy sector regulation is often unintelligible to the layman. Regulatory accounting, the rate of return on equity or the efficiency factor are…

May 19, 2023
Public and Private Firms Alike, Mexico Natural Gas Market Suffering from Lack of Transparency — Column

Public and Private Firms Alike, Mexico Natural Gas Market Suffering from Lack of Transparency — Column

Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following column by Eduardo Prud’homme as part of a regular series on understanding this process. The natural gas market in Mexico is under development. Despite deep connectivity with North America and the existence of a legal framework…

May 5, 2023