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  • Let’s weather the storm

    अक्टूबर 02, 2013

    Hundreds of climate scientists from around the world have worked for five years to reconfirm that we are continuing to cook the earth. So what?

  • Dam building spoils Bhutan’s green image (2)

    मार्च 15, 2013

    Bhutan is repeating India’s mistakes by building large-scale destructive dams. The country needs to improve transparency and open up space for public debate.

  • Why big dams don’t work

    जुलाई 11, 2012

    Yesterday, Mike Muller argued that China’s investment in dams is good news for Africa. Here, Lori Pottinger writes that large dams are costly and destructive, but Chinese experience in renewables still has a lot to offer.

  • 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.

  • A yam between two rocks

    मई 15, 2012

    Beijing and New Delhi are competing for influence in Nepal. Navin Singh Khadka asks how this rivalry will shape the country’s hydropower policies.