Day: September 1, 2020

Goiás seeks to enable 3.6 GW in SHPs

The government of Goiás is working to make possible the implementation of 182 SHPs, in projects in the state approved or in progress at Aneel. Together, these projects add up to 3,659 MW of power and about R$18 billion ($2.14 bn) in investments.

Cellulose production in Brazil increases by 5%

Cellulose production in Brazil totalled 5.19 million tons from April to June, up 5% over the same period in 2019, according to preliminary data released by the Brazilian Tree Industry (Ibá). Raw material exports rose 4.5% in the same comparison, to 4.1 million tonnes, while apparent consumption rose 5.7%, to 1.125 million tonnes.