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Brazilian airports are being privatized to raise cash

Short of Cash, Brazil Plans a Massive Privatization to Raise US$ 28 Billion

With Brazil’s budget deficit calculated at reaching almost US$ 50 billion, president Michel Temer ...

Solar panels being installed

Petrobras Grip on Energy and National Indolence Prevent a Brazilian Solar Industry

Vested interests, protectionism and a lack of entrepreneurism have stifled the development of a ...

End of a Myth: Hydropower Doesn’t Mean Green Energy

From the Amazon Basin to boreal forests, and from the Mekong to the Himalayan ...

Roads, Railways, Waterways, Dams: an Elaborate Plan to Kill the Amazon

The Amazon’s rivers once were sufficient for commerce, now international commodities traders want to ...

Brazilian Study Shows Hydropower Pollutes 4 Times More than Fossil-Fuel

Hydropower plants have long been a byword for clean energy. But researchers warn that ...