Energising the favelas…

Sumit Bose visits the biggest favela in Sao Paulo to see how Schneider Electric is helping the community there get jobs in the energy industry.

Brazilan city to generate 69% of energy from renewables

The largest city in Brazil aims to generate 69% of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2020. The state government of Sao Paulo (pictured) launched the ‘Plan Paulista de Energia’ (PPE) – which proposes policies for the sustainable development of the state – and increased its renewables target from the current 55%. According to […]