David Casallas

Energy Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

David Casallas joined BNamericas in 1999. He helped launch the water and waste sector, and after writing in this sector and infrastructure, now covers the energy sector. He has an MA from Universidad de Chile in Latin American Studies and a BA from San Francisco State University in International Relations.

35155 articles written by David Casallas:

Ecuador details Esmeraldas refinery revamp shortfalls

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Replacement of a turbogenerator and the procurement of a new generator for Ecuador's Esmeraldas refinery will take two years, according to hydrocarbons minister Carlos Pérez. The official was speak...

LNG to lead growth in Central America power capacity

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is forecast to drive power generation capacity additions in Central America, where annual energy demand is projected to grow between 3.6% and 4.7% in the coming decades. ...

In Brief: Brazil releases power auction pricing report

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Brazil's energy planning agency EPE published a technical report that contains reference fuel prices for thermoelectric plants that plan to participate in December's A-6 power auction. The process ...

In Brief: Brazil releases documents for pre-salt rounds

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Brazil's hydrocarbons regulator ANP published for consultation bidding rules and contract models for the two pre-salt auctions to be held on October 27. Documents for Round 2, which covers areas Ga...

LNG to lead growth in Central America power capacity

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is forecast to drive power generation capacity additions in Central America, where annual energy demand is projected to grow between 3.6% and 4.7% in the coming decades. ...