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In the Hamlet of Mratu, the Juruna mourn the death of Jarliel

By Marcelo Salazar, Instituto Socioambiental (ISA) AIDA translation of a blog originally published by ISA Jarliel died while diving for fish in water 25 meters deep. One of his brothers blames the Belo Monte Dam, which pushed all the fish into ... AIDA Americas, 1 week ago

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Reminder: No Amazon destruction for hydropower

Today, I am standing with Greenpeace activists in front of the Conference Center Laxenburg near Vienna in Austria. Tohis is the venue of the 19thInternational Seminar on Hydropower Plants. Several of the biggest companies involved in the ...
 Before It's News1 week ago

Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Listing the Hyacinth Macaw

Start Preamble Fish and Wildlife Service, Interior. Revised proposed rule; reopening of public comment period. We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, notify the public that we are making changes to our July 6, 2012, proposed rule to list ...
 Federal Register1 week ago

Brazil sees record generation expansion in 2016

(Argus) — Brazil added a record 8.61GW of new generation capacity in the first 10 months of 2016 and is on track to reach 9.88GW of new installed capacity by year end, according to the Mines and Energy Ministry (MME). Brazil has already broken ...
 Argus Media2 weeks ago

My Journey Through The Amazon With The Team Of 'Years Of Living Dangerously'

Over the course of ten days in June 2016, I traveled to the Brazilian Amazon to film an episode for Years Of Living Dangerously, the National Geographic documentary series about climate change. You can watch my full story on Wednesday, November 16 ...
 Huffington Post3 weeks ago Amazon in Focus 2016  Amazon Watch2 months ago

News Political upheaval threatens Brazil's environmental protections

John Stanmeyer/NGC The increasing rate of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon has driven up the country's greenhouse-gas emissions. Environmentalists in Brazil are feeling the heat. Conservative lawmakers want to weaken the country's ...
 Nature4 weeks ago Political upheaval threatens Brazil's environmental protections  OneClimate.net3 weeks ago

You better save the world

The concrete ways in which big businesses are making compatible business sustainability, economic development and societal goals. Putting executives from secular arch-rivals Pepsico and Coca-Cola in the same room is not as hard as you might ...
 Latin Trade4 weeks ago

Third unit operating at 11.2-GW Belo Monte hydropower facility in Brazil

The third unit at the Belo Monte hydropower facility, with a capacity of 611 MW, was cleared to start operating Nov. 2 by Agencia Nacional de Energia Eletrica (Aneel). According to BNamericas, adding this unit has brought total capacity of the ...
 Penn Energy1 month ago

Belo Monte: Fueling Our Fight for Justice

By María José Veramendi Villa Even as the turbines of the Belo Monte Dam have begun turning, the fight for justice continues. The ongoing operation of the world's third largest dam—corrupt and careless as it is—cannot stop us. In fact, ...
 AIDA Americas1 month ago

a local government official in Pará state

Luiz Alberto Araújo, a local government official in Pará state, was gunned down in front of his family: It sends a message that no one is untouchable It was just after sunset in Altamira, a small town nestled on a curve of the Xingu river in ...
 The Guardian1 month ago Murder of Brazil official marks new low in war on Amazon environmentalists  EnvironmentGuru.com1 month ago Environmental official murdered in Brazilian Amazon  Mongabay.com1 month ago
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