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Solar Village: Tamandua

Instituto Socioambiental

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Advancing Climate Change Solutions
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2019–December 31, 2022
  • Location Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Geographic Focus Brazil, South America

About this grant

The Instituto Socioambiental’s Energy and Community program promotes off-grid renewable energy for remote indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon. This project will support the organization to train technicians, build, and monitor the success of one of the first 100 percent solar villages in the Brazilian Amazon state of Roraima.