• A briny future for Bangladesh

    जुलाई 13, 2012

    Increasing salt water instruction is threatening crops, biodiversity, and the health of people living in Bangladesh, according to new research.

  • Jinsha dam plans stoke old rows

    जुलाई 02, 2012

    A war of words over hydropower development on the south Chinese river is the latest revival of an eight-year old argument. Deng Quanlun and Hu Feifei report.

  • As Indian policymakers join Rio+20, anti dam activists arrested

    जून 21, 2012

    While policy makers, experts, and activists meet for the UN conference Rio + 20 this week, thousands of miles away in north-east India’s Assam state, 22 farmers are languishing in the Lakhimpur jail for taking up cudgels to protect the environment.

  • Exploring the third pole

    जून 15, 2012

    thethirdpole.net’s first reader presents highlights from our published articles by journalists and experts from Tibet to Bangladesh. Important articles are classified by theme and this reader is free to download

  • The Energy and Resources Institute

    मई 28, 2012

    Based in New Delhi, The Energy and Resources Institute focuses on sustainable development and runs a water research programme.

  • Power beats tourism

    मई 23, 2012

    Rampant hydro development could destroy Nepal’s nature-based tourist trade unless planners let some rivers run free, writes Ramin Sharma.