Diamond bits are a Brazilians best friend

By |2017-03-22T08:06:36-07:00December 4th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Bio-fuels, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Chevy, Ethanol, Fossil fuels, Gasoline (petrol), GM, Green cars, Manufacturers, Natural gas, oil, Podcasts, Politics, Travel|Tags: , , , , , |

Sao Paulo, Brazil, November 24, 2007 - I was in Sao Paulo for fours days, meeting automotive executives and heads of state, and attending a party with some Brazilian journalists and economists. Brazil is well known for their ethanol, but in the last month they have announced that they have found oil. What will this [...]

Roberto Rodrigues on Brazilian agribusiness energy model

By |2017-03-22T08:06:37-07:00November 30th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Bio-fuels, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Coal, Ethanol, Fossil fuels, Natural gas, oil, Podcasts, Politics, Technology, Universities, Video, youtube.com|

Roberto Rodrigues, former minister of Agriculture of Brazil and current coordinator of the Agribusiness Center at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV) talks about exporting ethanol to different countries: the biggest importer being Asia. Besides just making ethanol Brazil understands the legislation and technology of ethanol and would like to work with the United States. Off [...]

Roberto Rodrigues on Brazil’s new Tupi oil field

By |2017-03-22T08:06:37-07:00November 30th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Ethanol, Fossil fuels, Gas Tax, Gasoline (petrol), oil, Podcasts, Politics, Video, youtube.com|

Roberto Rodrigues, former minister of Agriculture of Brazil and current coordinator of the Agribusiness Center at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV) discusses Brazil's new Tupi oil field. There are reports that the new Tupi oil is much better than most of Brazil's other oil and that there are 5-8 billion barrels of oil. What about [...]

Roberto Rodrigues talks about Brazil, Venezuela, and Mercosur

By |2017-03-22T08:06:39-07:00November 30th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Ethanol, Fossil fuels, Gasoline (petrol), oil, Podcasts, Politics, Video, youtube.com|

Roberto Rodrigues is the former minister of Agriculture of Brazil under President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and current coordinator of the Agribusiness Center at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV). Roberto Rodrigues talks about Brazil, Venezuela, and Mercosur.

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