Environmental Commitment

Environmental Commitment

The Social and Environmental Committee is pleased to announce the project that will receive Brookfield’s sponsorship in Brazil in 2014. The project has been selected according to specific guidelines that were announced earlier.

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.

Brookfield thanks those who applied for the sponsorship and congratulates the chosen project.


Social and Environmental Committee
Brookfield Renewable Energy Group – Brazil Operations