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Dams are not a panacea to the planet’s climate crisis

Gulf News 29 Nov 2021
More and more countries, particularly in Asia and Africa, are planning to build more and bigger hydropower dams to meet their climate commitments made in the Paris Agreement ... China is already far ahead in hydropower production with 356GW, followed by Brazil, the US, Canada, India, Norway, and Japan.

Pinacoteca extension in S�o Paulo should be ready by November 2022

The Rio Times 29 Nov 2021
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The building of the Pinacoteca ...

Brazil’s President Lula is staging a comeback. Can he bring the country along?

Indian Express 28 Nov 2021
The downfall of that president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, and of his country, Brazil, was just as dramatic ... A return to power would be a stunning comeback for da Silva, 76, whose epic political career paralleled Brazil’s fortunes. He started as a labor leader and rose to prominence with the movement to end Brazil’s dictatorship of 1964-85.

Collaboration key to sustainable financing and a just transition

Business Day 28 Nov 2021
A consistent, comparable and comprehensive description of the carbon intensity of firms’ activities and investment is a fundamental building block to manage such risks and transition the economy to net zero future ... reporting, including peer jurisdictions such as Brazil and the UK.

Saudi FM Prince Faisal opens Kingdom’s new embassy building in Brazil

Arab News 26 Nov 2021
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah on Friday opened the new building of the Kingdom’s embassy in Brazil ... trip to Brazil.

Brazil women thump India 6-1 in Formiga’s farewell tie

The Times of India 26 Nov 2021
“There’s nothing to be ashamed of in losing to Brazil,” India women’s national coach Thomas Dennerby said after the match in Manaus, with the scoreboard at the Arena da Amazonia reading 6-1 in favour of the hosts ... She chested it down and sent it to Manisha who made an unchecked run down the left flank and shot it past the Brazil goalkeeper.

EU states agree to suspend travel to southern Africa

FX Empire 26 Nov 2021
An EU source said the restrictions would apply to South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Zimbabwe ... Advertisement ... Sign Up. Latest Articles ... State Dept says ‘all options’ on the table over Russian troop build-up near Ukraine. Brazil health regulator calls for Africa travel restrictions, Bolsonaro dismissive ... Loading ... ....

A crashed U.S Navy plane, dramatic lighthouses and castles emerging from the dawn fog: The ...

The Daily Mail 25 Nov 2021
This shot has the John Bull fudge shop in the foreground showing the old timber building' ... The Grade I-listed Guildhall is the oldest building in Leicester still in use ... 'The Esztergom Basilica is the seat of the Catholic Church in Hungary and is the largest church and the tallest building in Hungary,' Hak says.

Siemens Energy to build combined-cycle power plant in Brazil

Power Technology 24 Nov 2021
Germany-based energy company Siemens Energy has secured a €1bn ($1.1bn) turnkey construction contract from Gás Natural Açu (GNA) to build a 1.7GW combined cycle power plant, UTE GNA II, in Brazil ... The company will build the power plant in cooperation with its consortium partner ...

Qatar - Rolls-Royce develops the world's fastest all-electric aircraft

MENA FN 24 Nov 2021
The two firms plan to build an eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing) aircraft network across Brazil between now and 2025.–The aircraft we're planning to launch will do 175 miles an hour,– Alex Asseily, Lilium's chief strategy officer, told media.–The range will be 155 ...

Greenbrier to webcast presentation at the 2021 Stephens Investment Conference

Victoria Advocate 24 Nov 2021
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc ... About Greenbrier ... Through wholly-owned subsidiaries and joint ventures, Greenbrier designs, builds and markets freight railcars and marine barges in North America, Europe and Brazil ... SOURCE Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Recommended For You ... ....

Last Call with Ibere Reis, Muay Thai coach and competitor

Worcester Telegram 23 Nov 2021
Since moving here from his native Brazil, Ibere Reis has been teaching and coaching Muay Thai in Worcester since 2009 ... Happily, we were able to reopen and with some hard work, we have surpassed our numbers from before the pandemic — it feels like we are placing the bricks to build back up.

Where will the next pandemic begin? The Amazon rainforest offers troubling clues

Phys Dot Org 22 Nov 2021
In the three decades since Darah Lady's widowed grandmother first arrived in this remote stretch of northern Brazil, clearing the jungle by hand to build a house for her 14 children, the family has pushed deeper and deeper into the Amazon ... Brazil has lost 270,000 square miles of the rainforest—the size of two Germanys—since 1970.

Toto Wolff hails Lewis Hamilton’s ‘superhero powers’ after Qatar Grand Prix win

The Independent 21 Nov 2021
... in Saudi Arabia and a return to Abu Dhabi – and Hamilton has now taken victory in Brazil and here at the inaugural race in Doha to build momentum.