U.S. State Department and EnterSolar Host South American Delegates for Solar Tour

Posted on Jul 5, 2016 12:13:53 PM by Lily Whitehouse

EnterSolar recently spent the day with a group of Brazilian energy professionals and policymakers, who were invited by the U.S. State Department to tour one of the largest solar systems in New York City. Brazil currently has a significant hydropower system in place, but the environmental impacts of hydropower have led many government and private sector agencies to explore solar power as a more reliable renewable energy option.  To help educate these energy experts on the viability of going solar in Brazil, the State Department initiated a program called “Climate Partners Brazil,” which fosters dialogue on clean energy technology, policy, and finance. Representatives from the State Department, the United Nations, and the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) organized meetings between Brazilian energy practitioners and leading renewable energy businesses like EnterSolar.

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