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Deputy Secretary discusses energy solutions in workshop

Deputy Secretary discusses energy solutions in workshop

Antônio Velloso participates in the opening of the workshop on renewable energies at UNESP – São Paulo State’s University The Deputy Secretary of the Environment, Antonio Velloso…

Agro-Environmental protocol reduces in 90% area of sugarcane burning in São Paulo

Agro-Environmental protocol reduces in 90% area of sugarcane burning in São Paulo

In a decade, sector output has grown and environmental best practices keep up with this growth. Since the beginning of the Agro-Environmental Protocol of the Sugar and Energy Sector…

Agroforestry system as an alternative for sustainable production

Agroforestry system as an alternative for sustainable production

Preservation of natural resources and productive systems of family farming as benefits   The Secretariat for the Environment (SMA) successfully concluded another of its projects, “Strengthening of the use…

Secretariat launches app for environmental complaints

Secretariat launches app for environmental complaints

App is available for Android and iOS;   The Secretariat of the Environment presents a new way for the population to report environmental crimes: this is the application “Denúncia…

São Paulo hosts preparatory meeting for COP 2017

São Paulo hosts preparatory meeting for COP 2017

Several representatives from Latin American and Caribbean countries attended the meeting on last March 31st. The Environmental Company of the State of São Paulo (CETESB) hosted representatives from Caribbean…

SMA certifies farmers in agroecological transition

SMA certifies farmers in agroecological transition

Producers are signatories of memorandum of understanding to encourage the adoption of good practices in agriculture The Secretariat for the Environment certified 20 producers participating in the pilot phase of…

Parks of SP invest in trail accessibility

Parks of SP invest in trail accessibility

Locations are increasingly being adapted for the convenience of the disabled To serve people with disabilities in the state of São Paulo, the Secretary of the Environment (SMA) has…

Government of São Paulo launches electronic Environmental Infraction Notice

Government of São Paulo launches electronic Environmental Infraction Notice

The new technology embarked in Environmental Military Police vehicles will intensify the work of police officers and increase the control of operational activities with improved service delivery to society. On…

Villa-Lobos is the first park powered by solar energy

Villa-Lobos is the first park powered by solar energy

In addition to electric energy generation, the project aims to promote the use of photovoltaic energy in an environment-friendly manner In 2017 the Villa-Lobos and Cândido Portinari…

Serra do Mar State Park reaches 39 years next August 30

  On August  30, the Serra do Mar State Park reaches the mark of 39 years of biodiversity preservation, history, culture and natural resources. With 332 thousand hectares, it is…