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Alstom has received a €26m contract from Enerplan to provide eight wind turbines for the Pontal 2a wind farm in southern Brazil.
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2014-10-24 11:48:46
Oct 23 (Reuters) - Saft Groupe SA : * Says its megawatt scale Li-ion energy storage systems to support solar PV-diesel hybrid power plant in South America. * Says plant is in Bolivia's Pando department, on border with Brazil and Peru. * Says plant is currently ...
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2014-10-23 13:13:30
SAO PAULO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Brazilian ethanol imports, principally from the United States, have resumed and are expected to double to 600 million liters this 2014/2015 season, sugar and ethanol analysts Datagro said on Thursday. Brazil's cane belt has ...
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2014-10-23 12:48:35
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This is the first time that hydroelectric reservoir levels in the subsystem – which holds roughly 70pc of Brazil's installed capacity – have dipped below 2001 levels. In 2001, Brazilian consumers were forced to reduce their electricity consumption by 20pc as part ...
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2014-10-22 17:00:20
The sugar and ethanol sector has been hit hard in recent years by both the steady decline of sugar prices and the Brazilian government's oil subsidies, which make ethanol less competitive. Only a small number of firms with larger cash buffers have been more ...
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2014-10-21 04:23:08
The choice for ethanol will be a way to force the market into an upward correction of sugar prices, says Nastari. Sugar remained cheap during the 2013-2014 crop, but prices are expected to improve over the next few years, since global output should fall short ...
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2014-10-21 03:57:43
The next big cellulosic ethanol plants are planned on being constructed in Brazil, not the United States. Although the U.S. government has spent more than $1 billion to develop cellulosic technology, industry executives recently wrote to President Barack ...
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2014-10-20 19:43:01
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The Brazilian government earlier this year approved a bill lifting the proportion of biofuel in the country's diesel blend from 5% to 7%. According to...
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2014-10-20 17:59:37
(Corrects 12th paragraph to clarify role of oil subsidies). By Davide Scigliuzzo. NEW YORK, Oct 20 (IFR) - Grupo Virgolino de Oliveira (GVO) bonds slid deeper into distressed territory Monday as the cash-strapped Brazilian sugar and ethanol giant gets ...
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2014-10-20 16:09:22
Grupo Virgolino de Oliveira (GVO) bonds slid deeper into distressed territory Monday as the cash-strapped Brazilian sugar and ethanol giant gets pushed closer toward debt restructuring. GVO's unsecured notes, the 10.5% US$300m 2018s and 11.75% US$300m 2022s, were trading at just 20 cents to the dollar after the company appointed legal and financial advisors and said it was taking steps to
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2014-10-20 15:31:44
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But what Brazil is best known for are vehicles that run on ethanol, a biofuel made from sugar cane. Luiz Pinguelli Rosa, an energy expert at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, told Urban Visions: “Ethanol became very important in Brazil after the oil crisis ...
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2014-10-20 05:36:14
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Brazil is running a “very big risk” by not doing more to conserve power use during a drought, according to Jose Jorge, Brazil’s energy minister in 2001, the last time the country had to ration electricity.
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2014-10-17 08:36:30
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The right-wing candidate Aecio Neves is being helped by banks and ethanol corporations, whilst Dilma Rousseff, current president and Neves' rival, is running a successful fundraising campaign. A report released on Thursday shows that right-wing candidate ...
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2014-10-17 02:43:33
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NewswireToday - /newswire/ - ​Botucatu, Brazil, 2014/10/16 - The Ipanema agricultural airplane, powered by ethanol (hydrated alcohol) EMB 202A, will celebrate its 10th anniversary since certification on Sunday, October 19 - Embraer.com. NYSE: ERJ ...
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2014-10-16 12:19:53
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As Brazil seeks to develop its shale reserves, a group of delegates representing energy companies, government and business groups stopped in Pittsburgh to see what lessons could be learned from the Marcellus Shale.
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2014-10-15 23:05:59