Greenpeace Mexico v. Ministry of Energy and Others (on the Energy Sector Program)
Jurisdiction: District Court in Administrative Matters
Principle law(s): 2020-2024 Energy Sector Program
Side A: Greenpeace Mexico (Ngo)
Side B: Mexico (Government)
On September 21, 2020, the Court issued a preliminary injunction temporarily suspending the program pending resolution of the case. The Court suspended the program, in part, because it prioritized fossil fuels in a way that could constitute imminent danger that is difficult to repair.
Related laws and policies
This Program is derived from the National Development Plan 2019-2024. It is a planning document aiming firstly aiming at reaching energy security and national sovereignty. Goal 1 of the program is to achieve and maintain sustainable energy self-sufficiency to satisfy the energy demand of the popu...