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Brazil: Munduruku Indigenous Peoples Land Threatened By Plans ...

Photo Courtesy of the BBC The Munduruku indigenous people and the river dwellers are fighting against the construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam, an US$18 billion project that will severely impact their way of life. The main plant will ... United Nations and Peoples Organisation, 1 week ago

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Humanosphere, 5 months ago
Greenpeace UK, 4 months ago

Transdata makes Amazon delivery

December 19 - Heavy transport provider Transdata has completed the delivery of 14 transformers to the Xingu substation in the Brazilian Amazon region, which will help transform part of the high voltage energy produced by the Belo Monte hydroelectric ...
 Heavy Lift1 month ago

Empresas apresentam impacto destruidor de usina como se fosse exemplo de sustentabilidade

Publicado em cooperação com Mongabay. Read a version of this article in English here . H á mais de 30 anos, empresas de diversos setores têm usado estratégias de marketing para esconder os impactos sociais e ambientais negativos de suas ...
 The Intercept3 days ago

Hidrelétricas avançam sobre terras e vidas Munduruku

Publicado em cooperação com Mongabay. Read a version of this article in English here . É um tempo de morte. Os Munduruku vão começar a morrer. Vão começar a se acidentar e até acidente simples vai matar o Munduruku. Vai cair raio e matar ...
 The Intercept1 week ago

Day of Terror: Munduruku village attacked by Brazil's Federal Police

, Brazil's Federal Police launched the Eldorado Operation with a raid aimed at destroying an illegal gold mining barge at Teles Pires, a Munduruku village. During the attack, an Indian was killed by police — executed, according to a Federal Public ...
 Mongabay.com1 week ago

IEA: Brazil, Mexico, others must adapt transmission to renewable potential

Denmark, Mexico, China, Brazil and South Africa are expected to dramatically increase their share of variable renewable energy while Indonesia hardly taps into its renewable energy potential, according to a new report by International Energy Agency.
 Penn Energy1 week ago

'Ready for battle'

From the section Latin America & Caribbean Image caption The Munduruku are wary of the plans to build more dams A battle is under way in the Amazon region of Brazil between indigenous groups and river dwellers on the one hand and big corporations on ...
 BBC2 weeks ago
Climate and Development Knowledge Network

FEATURE: Brazil deforestation Politics, crime and logging endanger Amazonia

In a wide-ranging report, CDKN's Miren Gutierrez says there is no time for complacency about the condition and threats to the Brazilian Amazon. Statistics show that some indicators of Amazon destruction have been rising for quite some time, and ...
 Climate and Development Knowledge Network2 weeks ago Brazil deforestation: Politics, crime and logging endanger Amazonia  Climate and Development Knowledge Network3 weeks ago

China's State Grid asks Brazil to speed up power line license -source

By Luciano Costa SAO PAULO, Jan 3 (Reuters) - State Grid Corp of China has asked the Brazilian government and regulators to speed up environmental licensing of a planned power line connecting to the Belo Monte dam in the Amazon forest, according to ...
 Yahoo! Finance2 weeks ago State Grid Corp asks Brazil to speed up power line approval  China Economic Net2 weeks ago
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Food from Brazil's Amazon finds its way to metropolitan tables

Amazonian ingredients have long been used by indigenous peoples, many of whom still rely on the Amazon rainforest for subsistence. As forest-sourced ingredients find their way into more restaurants, observers are concerned about this new industry's ...
 Mongabay.com3 weeks ago A Stonehenge, and a Mystery, Rises in the Amazon  MSN News US1 month ago A Stоnhenge, and a Mуsterу, Rises in the Amazоn  NewspaperPost1 month ago
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