Richard Townley

Reporter  in BNamericas

Richard finished his studies in the UK before moving to Argentina in 2008 where he has since worked in several sectors in the region. Before joining BNamericas he was head of world news at the Buenos Aires Herald.

142 articles written by Richard Townley:

Operator Series: Pampa Energía focuses on power generation and natural gas

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

In just over a decade, Pampa Energía has become Argentina's largest private energy company, with operations throughout the electric power and oil & gas streams. ELECTRIC PO...

'Vaca Muerta investment commitments speak to increased confidence', Amanda Kupchella, Research analyst

Monday, January 15, 2018

It has now been one year since Argentina's government negotiated more flexible oil workers' contracts to raise the appeal of investing in the Vaca Muerta shale fields to overcome the c...

'Vaca Muerta investment commitments speak to increased confidence', Amanda Kupchella, Research analyst

Friday, January 12, 2018

It has now been one year since Argentina's government negotiated more flexible oil workers' contracts to raise the appeal of investing in the Vaca Muerta shale fields to overcome the c...

Chile power watch

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

An international consortium was launched this week in Chile to develop solar technologies in the sun-baked Atacama desert in the north of the country. National and regional authorities, representat...

Argentine energy company Enarsa told to begin privatization

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Argentina's energy and mining ministry has instructed the boards of state companies Enarsa and Ebisa to proceed with the former's merger of the latter in a controversial reorganization process to priv...