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.

2984 articles written by Andrew Baker:

Chile SEA watch: US$944mn of energy projects approved

Chilean environmental authority SEA approved 10 energy projects requiring US$944mn of total investment during January. The largest of these were the US$535mn, 446MW Elena photovoltaic solar project planned by Ibereólica and the US$2...

Chile SEA watch: US$944mn of energy projects approved

Chilean environmental authority SEA approved 10 energy projects requiring US$944mn of total investment during January. The largest of these were the US$535mn, 446MW Elena photovoltaic solar project planned by Ibereólica and the US$2...

Engie to seek Brazil transmission projects

Although Engie Brasil Energia (EBE) did not participate in Brazil's most recent transmission auction, the company will focus on securing transmission projects this year. CFO Carlos Freitas told investors during an earnings call on...

IN BRIEF: Petrel says drilling rig en route to Uruguay

Petrel Energy said the process of mobilizing a rig to Uruguay for a four-well exploratory drilling campaign has begun. "Trucking of all rig components to Houston Harbour will take place over the coming 2 weeks with the ship...

YPF, Shell sign US$300mn Vaca Muerta deal

Argentine national oil company YPF and Royal Dutch Shell will jointly invest approximately US$300mn in a two-phase, unconventional E&P pilot targeting the Vaca Muerta shale formation. The firms signed a preliminary agreement to ...