Biomass helps in 15,3% of the energy of the MT
Biomass from sugarcane and wood, diesel, solar energy and the elephant grass account for 15,3% of the electricity produced in the State of Mato Grosso.
In total, the state has 259 licensed energy ventures, or in process of licensing by the Secretaria de Estado de Meio Ambiente (Sema), that represents a total of 5.535 megawatts (MW) of energy potential. Of this amount, 84,7% was related to hydropower.
Information provided by the Secretariat.