Energy

CZ Energy harnesses our in-depth knowledge of the Brazilian sugarcane industry to deliver sustainable change and commercial advantage. Placed in global green leader Brazil’s unique energy market, we are able to facilitate trade in ethanol, electricity and biomass.

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Energy in numbers

We traded 68300 tonnes of sugarcane
ethanol and biomass in 2021

We supplied more than 900000 MWh
of electricity in 2021.

Thailand has the potential
to produce 23 types of biomass

Energy products
Ethanol

Ethanol is produced from sugarcane and as such classifies as a biofuel. Ethanol can power cars with up to 100% less harmful emissions, which at a time when we are working on solutions for a healthier planet is hugely advantageous.

Electricity

We rely on electricity for almost everything we do in modern society. Green energy sources are rapidly replacing fossil fuels, and in Brazil there is a growing market for electricity created as a by-product of sugar and ethanol. Using bagasse, which is created by cane crushing, electricity can be created in a way that promotes a circular economy.

Biomass

Biomass is a renewable energy source on the rise partly because the organic materials that it is derived from can be easily replaced. We procure biomass from a range of plants including cassava, sugar cane and wood pellets. Our experience in Southeast Asia and Brazil, two regions with rich supplies of biomass, put us in a strategic position to facilitate biomass trades.

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