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Sorang Hydropower disaster: Will we learn any lessons?

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A burst in penstock pipe of 100 MW Sorang hydro power project (HEP) in Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh have played havoc with the lives and livelihoods of people of Burang and surrounding villages. 1,809 more words



Once a terrestrial habitat, now an aquatic habitat. Musing gaze at the man-made lake.

Indrasarowar Reservoir, Kulekhani


Forest Act violation in Tawang power project

GUWAHATI: As per a recent RTI response received by RTI-cum-environment activist Rohit Choudhury, the Shillong-based NE regional office of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has found clear violations of the Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980, by M/s NJC Hydro Power Ltd, which is developing the 780-MW Nyamjang Chhu project in the Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh. 431 more words

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Nepal's Next Big Thing: Hydropower

Several weeks ago India and Nepal signed a Power Trade Agreement (PTA) that holds promise to unlock Nepal’s vast hydropower potential for Indian consumers. Santosh Thapa of  1,136 more words

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SEBON approves Ridi hydropower IPO; 11 lakh units of primary shares soon

SEBON approves Ridi hydropower IPO; 11 lakh units of primary shares soon
February 4:

The Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON) has approved the much-awaited Initial Public Offering (IPO) of Ridi Hydropower Development Company Limited. 739 more words

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Lao Energy Firm Earns US$21.7m From Nam Theun 2 Dam

By VientianeTimes, August 16th, 2013

The state-owned Lao Holding State Enterprise (LHSE), a major energy developer, earned about 170 billion kip (US$21.7 million) from the Nam Theun 2 (NT2) hydropower project in the first six months of this year. 371 more words

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Belgium will share the costs with Burma for Hydropower Study from the Ayeyarwady River

credit emg 23.july 2013

Myanmar and Belgium will share the costs for a six-month feasibility study on producing hydropower from the Ayeyarwady River after it has been maintained. 189 more words