Elera invests $740 mm to double installed capacity in Brazil

Among the new investments of the ex-Brookfield Energia Renovável is the largest 1.2 GW solar photovoltaic plant to be installed in the country. Elera Renováveis, the new name for Brookfield Energia Renovável’s Brazilian operations, will invest R$4 billion ($740 mm) by 2023 to more than double its installed capacity of renewable energy in the country, reaching 3.3 GW.

Source: Energia Hoje

11 Brazilian companies are in Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

11 Brazilian companies are in the new portfolios of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The list brings together the actions of global sustainability leaders. The global selection includes Bradesco, Banco do Brasil, Itaú Unibanco, Klabin, Renner and Cemig. In the emerging market index are Banco do Brasil, Bradesco, Itaú, Itaúsa, Embraer, Fleury, Natura, Klabin and Suzano.

Source: Valor Investe