RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil has now moved past the 7 gigawatts (GW) mark of total installed renewable energy sources – and has set the ambitious level of 45% of its energy needs being generated in similar form by 2050.
Compared to other high-population nations elsewhere in the world, Brazil is lagging in renewables installations, but the nation has just moved past the 3 GW mark on installed large-scale solar, and is also reported to have a further 4 GW of remote-generation solar in place.
In the past eight years, investment in solar – the leading form of renewable . . .