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The Future of Alternative Energy in Brazil and Perspectives for the Senate

November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a talk with Jean-Paul Prates who will talk about The Future of Alternative Energy in Brazil and Perspectives for the Senate. The talk will be held on November 9th, 2018 from 12-2pm in room 802 of the International Affairs Building.

Mr. Prates was elected senator in 2014 along Ms. Fatima Bezerra as her incumbent. As Ms. Bezerra has just been elected Governor of Rio Grande do Norte state, he will take over the Senate mandate for the next 4 years. He is an specialist on energy in Brazil. Mr. Prates worked as a consultant during the discussions of Law 9.478/97, which opened the Brazilian Oil and Gas sector over two decades ago. During the past 10 years he has mostly worked on renewable energy, particularly wind projects located in Northeastern Brazil.

Details

Date:
November 9
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Venue

802 International Affairs Building
420W 118th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Phone:
212-854-4643
Website:
ilas.columbia.edu