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Tuesday, July 8th, 2014      Leave a Comment
In Brazil (2013), 29% of all energy consumed and 69% of electricity consumed came from hydroelectric power. Biofuel and other renewables contributed a further 10% to renewable energy consumption bringing the renewables total to 39% making Brazil one ...
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2014-07-08 13:12:46
Monday, July 7th, 2014      Leave a Comment
CL: The domestic market is still the largest and most important for the ethanol industry. However, export is getting more significant. Right now we export to Canada, to Brazil, to Asia—over the world. Europe's still banning the purchase of American ethanol ...
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2014-07-07 13:27:37
Monday, July 7th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Alstom said on Monday it had signed a contract worth around 120 million euros ($164 million) with Brazilian electricity firm Tractebel Energia to supply turbines for a wind farm in the country's northeast. Alstom said in a statement it would supply 36 units of ECO 122 wind turbines of 2.7 Megawatt (MW) each for the wind farm, which is scheduled to come into service in mid-2016
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2014-07-07 10:01:05
Thursday, July 3rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Hydroelectric power accounts for, and will continue to account for, the key source of power supply in Brazil. Representing 78.89 % of electricity generating capacity of the country , hydroelectricity however remain s controversial - with stoppages commonplace ...
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2014-07-03 23:11:45
Thursday, July 3rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Brazil's development bank BNDES approved 557 million reais ($251 million) in loans for wind projects in two states. The wind farms in the northeastern state of Ceara and the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul have a total capacity of 195.6 megawatts, the ...
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2014-07-03 13:31:33
Thursday, July 3rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Omega Energia Renovavel SA, a Brazilian renewable energy provider, received approval to start operations at two wind farms with combined capacity of 50 megawatts in the country's northeast. Brazil's electricity regulator, known as Aneel, authorized Omega ...
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2014-07-03 13:02:31
Thursday, July 3rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Renault is offering the base Sandero Authentique with a 1.0-liter 16-valve engine delivering 80 bhp (57 kW) and compatible with ethanol. There's also a 1.6-liter 8-valve for Expression and Dynamique trims packing 98 bhp (73 kW) or 106 bhp (79 kW) when ...
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2014-07-03 10:10:44
Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Biodiesel production in Brazil and Argentina will rise 'sharply' this year, increasing the demand for soyabean oil as a raw material, Oil World reported. Brazilian biodiesel output will increase to 3.1 million metric tonnes this year from 2.56 million tonnes in 2013, ...
UKbiofuels-news.com via Google News
2014-07-02 03:57:13
Tuesday, July 1st, 2014      Leave a Comment
Brazil majorly depends on hydropower projects for electricity generation, and presently, the country has various large scale hydropower projects in pipeline such as Itaipu hydroelectric project and Belo Monte hydro power project which is expected to drive ...
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2014-07-01 13:09:45
Tuesday, July 1st, 2014      Leave a Comment
Biodiesel production in Brazil and Argentina will rise “sharply” this year, lifting demand for soybean oil as a raw material, Oil World said.
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2014-07-01 09:16:22
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Tuesday, July 1st, 2014      Leave a Comment
Brazilian biodiesel output will increase to 3.1 million metric tons this year from 2.56 million tons in 2013, with soybean oil the main feedstock, the Hamburg-based researcher wrote in an e-mailed report. Brazil's government has mandated biodiesel account for ...
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2014-07-01 09:15:25
Monday, June 30th, 2014      Leave a Comment
General Electric ( GE -0.4% ) is likely to announce a deal worth up to $604M, to supply wind turbines for Brazilian developer Casa dos Ventos, Bloomberg reports . The deal involves two separate contracts. For the first contract, Casa dos Ventos is looking to buy $366M of turbines, to replace a previous delivery from Enercon GmbH’s Wobben Windpower, which the latter stated it will not be able to
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2014-06-30 09:51:44
Monday, June 30th, 2014      Leave a Comment
EDP Brasil (pertaining to the EDP-Energias de Portugal group) has completed the process of selling 50 percent of the Santo António do Jari and Cachoeira Caldeirão hydroelectric projects in Brazil to the China Three Gorges Corp group, the company ...
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2014-06-30 03:12:36
Sunday, June 29th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Large-scale use of ethanol as a minor additive to petrol is prevalent in 20 countries, including the US and Brazil, where it has been remarkably successful, but India is still a laggard. This is despite the fact that effective use of ethanol as automotive fuel would ...
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2014-06-29 13:42:42
Sunday, June 29th, 2014      Leave a Comment
WASHINGTON/OSLO (Reuters) - Indonesia has for the first time surpassed Brazil in clearing tropical forests and losses are accelerating despite a 2011 moratorium meant to protect wildlife and combat climate change, scientists said on Sunday.






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2014-06-29 12:05:43