Not everyone could be totally pleased by tearing down a dam.
For many years, dams had significant positive effects on communities alongside and along ways away from the moving waters and fish passages they negated. 1,067 more words
There’s something satisfying about the sound of southern prog-soul band DAMS. They play with the ease of a group of friends banging around a garage back in the 70s, yet the composition is fluid, complete, and 100% post-modern blues rock. 287 more words
Shifting regional politics as the approval of Ethiopian dam and co-operative agreement may signal new directions in dispute over Nile-basin water resources
On March 23rd, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir, met in Khartoum and… 733 more words
The Brazilian government is refusing to sanction a proposal by Chinese state-owned power company State Grid to send 11,000 of its employees to Brazil to work on the construction of a 2,100-kilometer power transmission line beginning at the Belo Monte hydroelectric plant. 725 more words
Following are the hyperlinked headline and an excerpt from the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation’s (DCR) Mar. 12, 2015, news release on grants available for dam and floodplain projects… 209 more words