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.

3032 articles written by Andrew Baker:

IN BRIEF: Chile firms to build LPG import terminal

Chilean LPG distributor Gasco and local power generator Energía Latína SA (Enlasa) will jointly develop an LPG import terminal in the northern port town of Caldera, Atacama region (III). The news, which was revealed Thursday in a...

Fossil fuel imports, power generation down in Chile

Imports of fossil fuels and refined products into Chile fell 7.9% year-on-year in January, the latest month for which data is available. Imports of coal, crude oil and natural gas dropped 18.6%, 12.4% and 8.9% by volume,...

Fossil fuel imports, power generation down in Chile

Imports of fossil fuels and refined products into Chile fell 7.9% year-on-year in January, the latest month for which data is available. Imports of coal, crude oil and natural gas dropped 18.6%, 12.4% and 8.9% by volume,...

Chile approves US$1.5bn of energy projects

Chile environmental authorities approved five energy projects requiring US$1.54bn during February, according to a report from national energy commission CNE. The projects were the US$594mn, 540MW Los Rulos combined-cycle gas...

Chile to reduce size of energy auction

Chile's national energy commission (CNE) will reduce the size of a power auction scheduled for October in which generators will compete for long-term supply contracts with distributors. In a statement Wednesday, energy minister...