On August 8, the Mexican government welcomed participation from companies wishing to partner with the government to build transmission lines and transformation plants for wind and hydropower energy in Oaxaca, Tamaulipas, and Baja California states and hydroelectric projects in Puebla State. The states are seeking to “program in a coordinated manner the expansion or modification of infrastructure for transmission and transformation of the National Electrical System.” Companies were given 10 business days from the announcement to submit an application.