Andrew Baker

Energy reporter, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Andrew Baker has covered Latin America’s energy industry for BNamericas for the last three years, with a focus on Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. He holds a BA in journalism from the University of Minnesota, and has written for publications including the Minneapolis Star Tribune and the Minnesota Daily.

3425 articles written by Andrew Baker:

Chile's transmission problem

Friday, October 3, 2014

As comedian and race car driver Adam Carolla points out, it's not really important how much horsepower your engine has, but rather how much of that horsepower is getting to your wheels. The ...

TREND: Optimizing NCRE in Chile

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The intrinsic upsides of NCRE development in Chile have lured investment from around the globe in the country's world-class solar, wind, hydro and geothermal resources. These natural advanta...

Operator Series: Mainstream Renewable Power bets on Chile

Friday, August 18, 2017

Arguably no company has taken better advantage of Chile's renewable energy opportunities than Ireland's Mainstream Renewable Power, at least in terms of contracts signed. The question ...

TREND: Liberalization underway in Venezuela's oil sector

Friday, July 21, 2017

Venezuela and its debt-laden national oil company PDVSA have quietly begun taking steps toward a more liberalized local oil industry, an expert told BNamericas. Despite the popu...

3 keys to Chile renewables growth

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Distributed generation, expanded transmission capacity and updated regulations for ancillary services will all drive continued renewable energy growth in Chile. That's according to Carlos Finat...