The project below received Brookfield’s sponsorship in Brazil in 2014 and was selected according to specific guidelines announced on our website.
Projeto Fossa Biodigestora com Geração Biofertilizante
Location: Guarani, Minas Gerais, Southeast Brazil
Institution: Centro de Educação Ambiental do Povo do Vale do Rio Pomba - CEAVARP
Description: The goal of this project is to install a system that will contribute with the generation of organic bio-fertilizers to be used on family farms. With the implementation of the system, farmers can reduce the use of chemical fertilizers; reducing the amount of untreated material released in the Pomba river, preventing diseases.
thanks those who applied for the sponsorship and congratulates the chosen
and Environmental Committee
Renewable Energy Group – Brazil Operations