Not enough cops to save the Amazon

Is the rainforest suffering because of a blind eye to deforestation?

‘Block Brazilian gold to save the Amazon’

WWF claims that illegal gold mining is leading to deforestation and pollution in the South American nation

Brazil to offer 7MW wind turbine to global market

The wind-adaptable equipment is being manufactured by WEG

Brazil’s Itaú Unibanco secures $200m for green vehicles lending

The investment is the International Finance Corporation’s and Itaú’s first green bond in the country, aiming to widen access to finance for the purchase of climate-smart vehicles

Brazil’s Embraer partners with Rolls-Royce and Widerøe for sustainable aircraft

The 12-month study will examine potential solutions including all-electric, hydrogen fuel cell or hydrogen-fuelled gas turbine-powered aircraft

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