Amazon pledges investment in carbon removal solutions in Brazil

It is expected to help restore native rainforests and remove up to 10m metric tons of carbon emissions through 2050

Biogas $70m funding to shake up Brazil’s energy mix

Grupo Cocal will use the funding to build a biogas production unit to distribute renewable energy to the State of São Paolo from July 2022

Scala Data Centres achieves carbon-neutrality in Brazil

The Latin American data centre company already operates with 100% renewable energy

Brazil’s BTG Pactual joins Nasdaq Sustainable Bond Network

In 2019, the bank offset 100% of the carbon emissions caused by its global operations, including travel and journeys for work

Wärtsilä to convert Brazilian power plant to run on gas to shrink carbon footprint

The use of natural gas fuel is forecast to cut 35,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide every year and improve the plant’s economic performance

Brazilian miner to spend $2bn to slash emissions by a third before 2030

Vale has also pledged to reach net zero emissions in scope 1 and 2 by 2050

Ambev to phase out plastic pollution from packaging by 2025

By the target deadline, the beverages firm will plan to use only returnable packaging or packaging made of 100% recycled material

Don’t invest in Brazilian meat, urge environmental groups

An open letter from 38 international organisations warns investors to think twice before buying shares in two Brazilian meat producers because of the risk of deforestation

EU lends €100m for energy efficiency and renewables in Brazil

The implementation of the projects are expected to create around 700 jobs

Worker injured after GE wind turbine collapses

The accident at the Delta 6 wind park in Brazil took place on 3rd September