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Blog: A Sweeter Alternative

Moving the Brazil-US Energy Cooperation a step closer

As I write this, my Brazilian and American colleagues from government and private sector are working around the clock to ensure that President Dilma Rousseff’s trip to Washington D.C. on this upcoming Monday is a great success. Success for Brazil and success for the U.S. And because this is the President’s first trip to the U.S. in her current post it makes it all the more important. I am particularly glad that this meeting takes place at a time when the ethanol import tariff is an issue of the past. So, we can strike that item off the agenda once and for all.

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American automotive engineer Roberta Nichols is considered the “Mother of the Flex Fuel Vehicle.” She designed the world’s first, and today flex fuel vehicles comprise 90% of new car sales in Brazil. (Source: Energy Victory, ANFAVEA)

 

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