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.

3253 articles written by Andrew Baker:

Chile watch: automobile energy efficiency, solar output up six-fold, PV project approved

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Chile's government expanded its energy efficiency certification system to include personal and commercial automobiles. As they already can with household appliances, car owners will now be able to ...

Rurelec mulls Argentina CCGT expansion, seeks Peru hydro buyers

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Power generator Rurelec said it is considering expanding capacity at its 50%-owned Energía del Sur 136MW combined-cycle gas turbine plant (pictured) in Comodoro Rivadavia in southern Argentina's Chubu...

Tullow updates seismic, drilling plans

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Having completed a 667km, 2D seismic survey in Jamaica and a 2,555km2, 3D shoot off Uruguay, Tullow Oil will advance exploration at both locations. "The data in Uruguay will be assessed to mature p...

Southern Cone watch: Regional integration, Córdoba gas pipeline

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Argentina and Chile must work toward deepening their cross-border energy ties, Argentine President Mauricio Macri said. The comments, made in an address to Chilean legislators during an official vi...

Southern Cone watch: Regional integration, Córdoba gas pipeline, Colbún scraps thermal plant

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Argentina and Chile must work toward deepening their cross-border energy ties, Argentine President Mauricio Macri said. The comments, made in an address to Chilean legislators during an official vi...