Energy Efficiency Financing Potential in the sectors of ceramics and plaster in the region of Nordeste (2013)

AUTHOR: Henriques Jr., Mauricio F.

DATE:October, 2013

TOPICS: EE, Case Study

SUMMARY: The main goal of this study is to analyze the production chain of red ceramics and plaster in the Brazilian region of Nordeste, in order to identify technological opportunities and a financing model that facilitates the implementation of technologies with better energy efficiency and using renewable biomass. With this study the Inter-American Development Bank hopes to contribute with the strengthening of these industrial sectors, becoming more competent and modern, in addition to helping the environment, thru the emission reduction of greenhouse gases and other contaminating agents.