Mexico’s Future Confronts Its Past Over Wind Power

Somewhat quietly, Mexico is rapidly pushing to join the ranks of the economic juggernauts.  Another recent example, Mexico is putting up wind power turbines at a breakneck pace in one of the windiest spots in the world which happens to be in Mexico.  However, the expansion is pitting energy companies against the Indigenous people who occupy the region and have called it home for centuries.  In my humble opinion, it’s emblematic of the struggle Mexico faces within itself:  How to maximize its vast resources while also modernizing in an inclusive, democratic manner, which values the rights of all of its citizens.  Mexico has a real chance to be a global leader.

Read Mark Stevenson’s Associated Press article here:

Brought to you by Miami International Business Attorney