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Prosecutors target Amazon evictions

Prosecutors target Amazon evictions

AFP Amazon forest near the Xingu river, 2005 Federal prosecutors in Brazil have called for the authorities to stop the eviction of at least 2,000 families living in an area of the Amazon jungle where a huge dam is being built. The prosecutor's ... MSN News US, 2 weeks ago
Brazil: prosecutors move against Belo Monte dam World War 4 Report, 1 week ago

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『 Chinese company powers Brazil's huge dam 』

The Belo Monte Dam is a hydroelectric dam complex currently under construction on the Xingu River in the state of Pará, northern Brazil. [Special coverage] The planned installed capacity of the dam complex would be 11,233 megawatts (MW), which ...
 ECF1 month ago Chinese company powers Brazil's huge dam month ago

"We Will Fight to the End"

A few footsteps from the vast, peaceful waters of the Tapajós River, far beneath the patchwork canopy of the untamed jungle, Juarez Saw Munduruku hacked at the dense bracken with his 18-inch hunting knife. The 55-year-old leader of the ...
 Amazon Watch1 month ago

Brazilian NGO Publishes Dossier on Social and Environmental Negligence of Consortium Responsible for Belo Monte, Arguing Lack of Conditions for Issuing an Operating License

At the local office in Altamira of Norte Energia, the dam consortium responsible for Belo Monte, a calendar points out: "only 64 days until the Operating License." Already taken for granted, the final environmental permit for the dam project was ...
 Amazon Watch2 days ago Accident kills 3 at Brazil Belo Monte hydropower dam building site  CNBC1 month ago Accident kills three at Brazil Belo Monte hydropower dam building site  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago Brazil's Belo Monte Hydropower UHV Transmission Project Started Construction  Noodls1 month ago

How the World Bank's Payday Loans Are Increasing Dire Water Shortages in Latin America

In midst of global warming's frightening and growing droughts, increasing shortages of water resources in Latin America are being exacerbated by World Bank (WB) million-dollar loans to unstable governments desperate to rise out of poverty by ...
 Global Research1 week ago

LIGHT : 2015-06-17T17:55:41 1Q15 Earnings Release

. Non-Technical Losses fall by 1.0 p.p., reaching 39.8 8% Consolidated EBITDA grows 9.2% Consolidated ü Consolidated net revenue, excluding construction revenue, totaled R$2,972.7 million in 1Q15, 40.3% up on 1Q14, primarily due ...
 4 Traders2 weeks ago 2015-06-17T17:55:41 1Q15 Earnings Release  Noodls2 weeks ago
Ecosystem Marketplace

Avoided Deforestation And Green Supply Chains: The Yin And Yang Of Saving Forests

Author: Steve Zwick About this Series Forest people have managed their land sustainably for hundreds and sometimes thousands of years. They have, as a result, contributed the least to climate change, but they may suffer the most from its ...
 Ecosystem Marketplace3 weeks ago

Brazil adopts solar power

Sao Paulo - Brazil's devastating drought could have the unexpected consequence of finally prompting one of the sunniest countries in the world to take solar power seriously. The combination of an imminent energy crisis, as reservoir levels fall too ...
 Kashmir Times3 weeks ago

Three killed at Belo Monte hydropower plant worksite

Three workers were killed and several others sustained injuries when a cement silo collapsed at the Belo Monte hydropower plant's construction site in Brazil. According to the Belo Monte Construction Consortium (CCBM), the incident occurred ...
 Penn Energy4 weeks ago
Latin American Herald Tribune

Three die in cement silo collapse in Brazil

Brazil: Three workers were killed and three others injured in the collapse of a cement silo on 30 May 2015 at the construction site of the Belo Monte hydroelectric power plant in the Brazilian Amazon. The accident occurred while a truck was ...
 Global Cement News1 month ago 3 Die in collapse of cement silo in Brazil  Fox News Latino1 month ago Three Die in Collapse of Cement Silo in Brazil  Latin American Herald Tribune1 month ago
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