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General Motors (GM) continues to expand its global zero-waste program, inching closer to its goal of having 125 total facilities landfill-free by 2020.
Gol, the second largest airline in Brazil, is testing farnesane, a sugarcane based biofuel, for some flights between the U.S. and Brazil.
Ecoalsur is a group of travel writers, adventurers and techies seeking to inspire travelers to see the world in a more environmentally responsible way.
Recently I went to Punta del Este with a friend with to see Gal Costa perform another one of her sterling concerts.
PepsiCo and the Inter-American Bank (IDB) released a new water modeling tool to assist Latin American nations forecast future water supplies.
Pepsi launched a project in Maharashtra, India to source cashew juice as a new source for some local products. A new drink could be next.
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.