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Brazil’s energy giant Petrobras has become a symbol of Brazil’s recent problems, with dubious acquisitions and poor management.
The breakdown in law and order due to the police strike in Salvador, Bahia was reprehensible, but the soul searching starts with leadership in Brazil.
While cities only take up a few percentage points of the earth’s total landmass, they contribute up to 80% of the world’s emitted carbon. Yet they will hold the answers to climate change.
With the World Cup approaching, an impending crisis could nudge Brazil in a more sustainable direction--specifically towards energy efficiency.
Daniela Mercury is once again taking on Salvador's Carnaval, this time for three nights. In a festival showcasing many great performing artists, she shines.
Wire services report the Uruguayan government is keen on building a deepwater port in the beach town of Rocha, east of Montevideo--a risky move.
Despite recent economic hiccups, Brazil has enjoyed a massive increase in its wind power capacity in recent years.
When Brazil erupted in protests earlier this year in June, many were surprised except for Brazilians exasperated with the country’s corruption and transport system.
Brazil has flared up in recent months for a bevy of reasons, and many are worried about the future of sustainability in Latin America's largest economy.
In a move she says is both symbolic and political, Daniela Mercury will marry Malu Verçosa on October 12, which is also the public holiday Brazilians celebrate for Our Lady Aparecida.
Microsoft's investment in carbon offsets, which launched last year, is starting to show results.
Does sustainability and FIFA really belong in the same sentence?