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Jose Carlos da Silveira Pinheiro Neto, Vice President of General Motors of Brazil

By | 2016-09-25T13:22:10+00:00 April 13th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Ethanol, GM, Manufacturers, Politics|Tags: , , |

Jose Carlos da Silveira Pinheiro Neto Vice President General Motors of Brazil Mr. Jose Carlos da Silveira Pinheiro Neto is the Vice President of General Motors of Brazil. He began his career with General Motors – Brazil in 1970 as an attorney in the company’s legal department.In 1973, he was appointed Manager of the Legal [...]

Cosan: ethanol and electricity in Brazil

By | 2017-03-22T08:08:02+00:00 August 4th, 2006|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China), Ethanol, Technology|Tags: , , , |

"Is sugar cane like strawberries?" I asked Vanessa Heitmann, engineer for COSAN Corporation, as she tried to explain why they got so much more sugar in June than they did in April. It's not just the quantity of sugar cane, but the quality, the amount of juice that you can get out of one stalk [...]