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.

34786 articles written by David Casallas:

Weatherford sees Latin America uptick

Oilfield services company Weatherford International said it expects better margins in Latin America in the second quarter due to increased activity and cost savings from restructuring efforts. CFO Christoph Bausch made the comments ...

IN BRIEF: Bolivia to increase watchdog's powers

Bolivia's lower house approved a bill to increase the powers of the electricity regulator to guarantee power supply. Lawmakers greenlighted modifications to the power framework law to allow the termination of a utility's license if ...

IN BRIEF: Petropar upstream plans raise flags

Paraguayan lawmakers have expressed concern over state oil company Petropar's interest in becoming an upstream player. In a statement, the lower house said that the energy and mines committee approved requests for the NOC to submit ...

Guyana eyes gas potential from upstream push

Work has begun to determine the feasibility of using Guyana's offshore natural gas resources for electricity production in the country. The government has commissioned consultancy firm Energy Narrative to carry out an eight-week...

Guyana eyes gas potential from upstream push

Work has begun to determine the feasibility of using Guyana's offshore natural gas resources for electricity production in the country. The government has commissioned consultancy firm Energy Narrative to carry out an eight-week...