THE RULE

Brazilian industry must reduce its electricity use by 15% to 25% or face higher bills and blackouts

WHO MUST CUT BY 15%

Food processors; footwear, leather, and textile manufacturers; auto and auto-parts makers

WHO MUST CUT BY 20%

Chemical and petrochemical plants; mining operations; integrated steel mills; producers of cellulose, lumber, furniture

WHO MUST CUT BY 25%

Producers of nonferrous metals, industrial gases, paper, cement

Data: Brazilian federal government

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