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.

3327 articles written by Andrew Baker:

Argentina watch: CCGT calls, thermal tender update, San Juan renewables

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Argentine state energy company Enarsa launched two tenders for projects to convert existing, open-cycle power plants to combined-cycle. The first, with an official budget of 263mn pesos (US$15.3mn)...

Argentina launches tender for final GNEA pipeline stretch

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Argentine state-owned energy company Enarsa launched an EPC tender for the final 122km stretch of the US$3bn, 1,500km GNEA northeast natural gas pipeline. Through the tender, which has an official ...

Chile's Lipigas aims to triple LNG sales by 2020

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Chilean LPG distributor Lipigas said it will aim to triple sales of LNG via truck to industrial clients in the country by 2020, and that it has created an international industrial LNG business unit. ...

YPF, Shell to invest over US$2bn in Vaca Muerta

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Authorities in Argentina's Neuquén province approved an unconventional E&P agreement under which national oil company YPF and a local subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell must invest US$447mn by June 2...

Halliburton, Schlumberger to use leverage in Venezuela, expert says

Friday, July 28, 2017

The first-half earnings reports of Halliburton and Schlumberger provided further evidence of an impending liberalization cycle in Venezuela's oil industry, an expert told BNamericas. The oilfield s...