Brazil

Brazilian biofuels look for an opening at COP28

DUBAI – The world’s attention in the closing days of COP28 in Dubai has been firmly focused on the likelihood…

Signal: Brazil expected to revise climate targets to cut emissions 53% by 2030

President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is expected to announce ambitious revisions to Brazil’s climate targets at the UN Secretary-General…

EU-Mercosur trade deal stalls on climate concerns

In July, as presidents of Latin America and the Caribbean gathered for a summit in Brussels with prime ministers from…

Top ten countries currently developing the most oil and gas fields

When the International Energy Agency (IEA) published its Net Zero by 2050 analysis in 2021, it became clear just how…

Non-fungible trees: Web3’s new carbon market

The streets of Brasilia, Brazil’s capital, erupted in celebration at the inauguration of the nation’s new president on 1 January…

Weekly data: Renewables industry now employs 0.7% of the workforce in EU and China

The renewable energy transition will bring many tangible benefits beyond the immediate job of tackling climate change, from cleaner air in…

What four years of ‘non-existent’ climate action has done to Brazil

Brazil’s general election, which takes place in two rounds over the course of October 2022, is coming not a moment…

Brazil courts investors to tap vast renewables potential

Brazil is seeking major new investments in its renewable energy sector in 2022 as it looks to massively scale up…

Brazil’s onshore oil renaissance: From stranded assets to spectacular returns?

The oil market is entering a period of structural volatility amid upstream underinvestment and extreme uncertainty over long-term demand. Brent…