Magalu concludes a deal with GreenYellow to supply solar energy to 214 stores

Magazine Luiza (Magalu) has concluded a deal with GreenYellow to supply solar energy to 214 stores. The contract stipulates the delivery of 9307.1 MWh per year. The 214 stores will then operate 100% on sustainable energy. According to data from Absolar in June, 39.5% of the solar energy consumed in the Brazil already goes to the commerce and services sector.

Source: Agencia Estado

Marfrig announces project to guarantee production chain will be free of deforestation

Marfrig announced the Marfrig Verde+ Plan, a project created in conjunction with the IDH (Sustainable Trade Initiative) that guarantees that the entire production chain of the company will be healthy and free of deforestation in ten years. The goal is to invest R$500 million ($100mm) in sustainability actions over the next decade.

Source: Money Times