Tag: Hydropower

    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 ...