Monthly Archives: January 24, 2011

  • Power to the people?

    January 24, 2011

    As winter power shortages shroud Nepal in familiar darkness, Deepak Adhikari unravels the country’s hydro debate.

  • Soot strategies

    January 19, 2011

    Global efforts to mitigate climate change are beginning to take aim at a once-obscure pollutant called “black carbon” in a shift that may bring policies to cool the planet to families preparing meals at home and farmers readying plots of land for planting.

  • A new era for Tibet’s rivers

    January 17, 2011

    Construction of a massive dam on the Yarlung Zangbo marks a turning point for Tibet, write He Haining and Jiang Yannan. A development boom is coming.