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Renewables Growth in Latin America

Renewables Growth in Latin America

Latin America especially Brazil seems to be an increasingly high growthrenewable chems sector not only because of the plentiful (and morelogistically organized) sugarcane feedstock source but its burgeoningeconomy is also an added attraction. I wrote an article (subscription only) on ICIS Chemical Business about the bioplasticopportunity in Latin America now that Braskem opened its Greenpolyethylene

Latin American: Ripe for Solar

The Next Generation UtilityLatin America (NGU LA) Summit will take place next month in Panama. Latin America is ripe for solar and other forms of renewable power.   Energy demand in the region has increased 35% in the last decade and,despite the current global recession, is currently experiencing aninflux of funding from investors. Summit organizers