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.

3242 articles written by Andrew Baker:

Work to begin shortly on 280km Argentina gas pipeline

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Work on a 280km natural gas pipeline in Argentina's Córdoba province, which requires an 807mn-peso (US$50mn) investment, will begin within the next 60 days. Local firm Electroingeniería was awarded...

Chile, Peru advance interconnection efforts

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Chilean energy minister Andrés Rebolledo (pictured left) and his Peruvian counterpart, Gonzalo Tamayo Flores (pictured right), confirmed their commitment to a cross-border transmission line connecting...

Flexibility the main objective for Chile's power sector

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Flexibility and sustainability will be the defining objectives for Chile's energy sector over the coming years. That was the message at the local industry's annual energy dinner Wednesday evening i...

Chilean senate approves Enap corporate governance bill

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Chile's senate approved a bill to modernize corporate governance at national oil company Enap. The bill mandates that the 100% state-owned company have an independent board of directors, and also i...

Panels due in September for 300MW Argentina solar project

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Solar panels will begin arriving in September at the three-phase, 300MW Cauchari solar project in Argentina's Jujuy province, the renewable energy undersecretary's office said this week. The Caucha...