Santo Antonio (Brazil)

Type: City
Name: Santo Antonio (Brazil)
Country: Brazil
Latitude: -6.31
Longitude: -35.470001
population: 12,529
First reported 27 mins ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 1 reports

New power for bad, old habits? Why Brazil must change its energy path

In the run up the second round of Brazil's presidential elections on October 26th, we're publishing three blogs on hydropower in Brazil. In this blog, ODI's Peter Newborne takes a look at Brazil's current plans for energy and finds that bad habits persist. ... [Published Overseas Development Institute - 27 mins ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Chevrolet brings four new concepts to Sao Paulo Motor Show

Chennai :Sao Paulo Motor Show, the biggest auto show in Latin America is underway in Brazil and Chevrolet has brought four new concepts to display at the event. The concept vehicles include S10 High Country, a luxurious pickup truck, equipped with unique ... [Published CarDekho - Oct 30 2014]
Entities: São Paulo, Country, Cobalt
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Malappuram lads give Brazilian boys a scare

KOCHI: It was so near yet so far for the lads from MSP Higher Secondary School, Malappuram, as they lost the U-17 Subroto Cup final (4-5) in sudden death to Colegio Estadul Santo Antonio from Brazil on Monday evening.In a closely-contested summit clash ... [Published Times of India - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ricardo's solitary effort puts Santo Antonio in semis

Lone goal from Jose Ricardo helped Colegio Estadul Santo Antonio, Brazil post a hard-fought 1-0 win over Lok Smriti High School, Nepal in the Under-17 boys quarterfinals of the 55th Subroto Cup International football tournament here today.The Brazilian ... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

STXNEWS LATAM-Brazil's Santo Antonio says cash injection averts default

Santo Antônio Energia, the consortium in charge of operatingBrazil's fourth-largest energy producer, obtained on Friday acapital injection from its owner to settle a payment with thecountry's power industry clearinghouse CCEE. In a securitiesfiling, the ... [Published Reuters - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Mega-dam Auction Provokes Outrage

When Brazil announced plans September 12 to build a new dam on the Tapajós River, they violated their own legal requirements to comply with a process of free, prior, and informed consultation with threatened indigenous and traditional communities.Brazil's ... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Portuguese Group begins sale of hydropower in Brazil

Portuguese group EDP has been given approval to begin commercial operation of its first production facility in Brazil, the Santo Antonio do Jari hydroelectric plant, with an installed capacity of 373.4 MW, the group said in a statement.The plant is owned ... [Published TB Petroleum - Sep 25 2014]

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"Unlike most prototypes for display in salons, this is fully functional and could have reached the Anhembi running" says Carlos Barba, design director of GM South America
"In cases such as São Luiz do Tapajós, political decisions regarding which new dams will be built are based solely on the criteria of maximizing energy generation, without consulting Indigenous Peoples and before studies on the socio-environmental impacts and economic viability of projects have been completed,” noted Brent Millikan from International Rivers in the statement. “Moreover, there’s a chronic tendency for technical studies commissioned by dam proponents to seriously underestimate or simply ignore major social and environmental impacts and risks."

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New power for bad, old habits? Why Brazil must ... [Published Overseas Development Institute - 27 mins ago]
Chevrolet brings four new concepts to Sao Paulo... [Published CarDekho - Oct 30 2014]
Malappuram lads give Brazilian boys a scare [Published Times of India - Oct 21 2014]
Ricardo's solitary effort puts Santo Antonio in... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 16 2014]
STXNEWS LATAM-Brazil's Santo Antonio says cash ... [Published Reuters - Oct 04 2014]
Mega-dam Auction Provokes Outrage [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Oct 03 2014]
Portuguese Group begins sale of hydropower in B... [Published TB Petroleum - Sep 25 2014]
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