Tag: Global warming

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 Amazon deforestation

Brazil’s Countdown to Copenhagen

Brazil has followed a long and winding road to reach the Fifteenth Conference of ...

Brazilian Amazon's jaguar

Brazilians Take On Global Warming and Steal the Show

Brazilians take global warming seriously, much more than the rest of the world. The ...

Brazil worries about global warming

Brazilian Press Steps Up Coverage of Global Warming

Newspapers from Brazil are covering climate change more frequently, according to a study published ...

The Brazilian Amazon may become a huge dry savannah

Global Warming Won’t Spare Brazil’s Amazon, Which Will Turn into Dry Savannah

An environmental group said Thursday, April 5, some of the world's greatest natural treasures ...

Traveling by boat on the Brazilian Amazon

Brazil’s Temperatures May Rise Up to 6 Degrees by Turn of Century

Like other developing countries, Brazil is highly vulnerable to climate change: the pressures of ...

Brazil Offers Loans to Help Reduce Greenhouse Gases

A new loans and grants scheme in Brazil will fund company initiatives that help ...