Brazil's Petrobras rig

    What’s Wrong with Brazil’s Once-Thought-Indestructible Petrobras

    It is widely believed that the countries which best manage their energy needs today ...

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    Brazil to Invest US$ 2.5 Billion in Wind Farms This Year

    After counting for generation on hydroelectricity for about 80% of it energy need Brazil ...

    Ethanol in Brazil

    Present and Future of Ethanol Are Bleak in Brazil

    Brazil’s minister of Mines and Energy, Edson Lobão, explained that neither the Brazilian government ...

    Wind energy in Brazil

    Brazil’s Goal: Getting from Wind 10% of All Its Energy in a Decade

    Nowadays, nearly 70% of the energy generated in Brazil comes from large hydroelectric plants. ...

    A Kayapo Brazilian Indian

    Lula’s Answer to Belo Monte’s Friendly Fire: We Can Do It Alone

    Brazilian president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva declared that the Belo Monte power plant ...

    Protest against Belo Monte

    Brazil Needs One Belo Monte a Year, Say Energy Experts

    Brazil’s economic growth over the next decade or so will require an additional 4,000 ...

    Belo Monte dam

    Brazil’s Backstage Efforts to Push Belo Monte Through

    Following judicial battles that left at least two court injunctions overturned, the April 20 ...

    Guri dam in Venezuela

    Energy Crisis: After Brazilians Visit Venezuela Sends Its Technicians to Brazil

    Venezuela is sending its technicians to Brazil to examine the energy grid, especially how ...

    Wind farm

    Sergipe in Brazil to Produce Wind Energy Enough for Town of 200,000

    Sergipe, in Brazil’s Northeast, up to 2011, should be producing enough wind energy to ...

    Electric energy in Brazil

    Brazil Expecting 9.4% Growth in Energy Consumption in 2010

    Brazil’s consumption of electric energy in 2010 should rise 9.4% over 2009. The figures, ...