The plant BMW is installing in San Luis Potosi will only use natural energy. According to the firm, around 71,000 square meters of solar panels will be furnished into the plant's structure as part of a plan of innovation to establish this complex as the best technologically equipped in Mexico. The first production tests are expected to start by mid-2018, with the objective of starting activities in April 2019. This complex will be the third most important in the world, with an estimated production of 150,000 units per year.