Lisa Ann Ratcliffe

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SUPPORTING COMPANIES MANAGE RISKS AND IMPROVE E&S MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS<p>Policy Development<p>DEVELOPING POLICY & REGULATION TO BUILD A STRONGER HYDROPOWER …

Is Laos Building a New Illegal Dam on the Mekong River?

The National Assembly of Laos recently approved the concession agreement for the 260-megawatt Don Sahong hydropower project, with construction …

Human Rights

Which are the world’s biggest sources of renewable power?

Hydro power remains the world’s primary, and most important, source of renewable energy, according to data from the International Energy Agency (IEA) …

Leading Chinese Hydropower Company to Invest In Pakistan

A consortium of the world’s largest hydro-power producers is planning to invest in Pakistan. The consortium is led by China’s Three Gorges …

Feature: China hailed for help in tackling Vietnam's drought

Feature: China hailed for help in tackling Vietnam's drought<p>JINGHONG, March 20, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 20, 2016 shows the lower …

Vietnam

China

China has firmly established itself at the forefront of global hydropower development. In 2016, the country increased its total installed hydropower …

水电站

The Largest Dam in The World

Three Shastas

Hydropower Plant in Nürtingen

21% of the world's electricity is produced by hydropower. #energy https://t.co/I7VMFGq6e7

THE IRON GATE 1 HYDROPOWER ROMANIA - DANUBE RIVER - Documentary (EN)

Renewable Energy 101: Hydropower

How hydroelectricity works

Energy 101: Hydropower

Hydropower 101

Report says hydropower can provide India sustainable energy security

A report released this month by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) indicates hydropower development in India can play a crucial role in the country’s …

The world’s biggest hydropower project may be causing giant landslides in China

A giant landslide near China’s Three Gorges Dam last night sent six meter waves crashing down on a fleet of fishing boats, leaving five people injured, and killing one. Dozens of residents near the Daning River, where the landslide took place, have been evacuated.<p>The incident is only the latest …

Hydroelectric Power

Indigenous tribe opposes hydropower projects in Tawang

An indigenous tribe of Arunachal Pradesh, the Monpa, fears its religious and cultural sites will be affected by 15 hydroelectric projects<p>On 24 and 25 August, the Expert Appraisal Committee on River Valley and Hydroelectric Projects of the Ministry of Environment and Forests is scheduled to discuss …

Hydroelectric Power
Natural Gas

Tanzania turns off hydropower as drought bites

Low water levels mean power cuts as electricity crisis bites in East African nation<p>Tanzania is shutting down all its hydropower plants because drought is causing low water levels in its dams, plunging the country deep into an electricity crisis.<p>The East African nation relies on water to produce …

Hydroelectric Power

Amid opposition, Canadian hydropower companies aching to sell energy to desperate Northeast

There's plenty of raw electricity sloshing around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, offering promise for U.S. northeasterners who pay the nation's highest power costs.<p>But getting those electrons to smartphones and air conditioners in Boston, Hartford and New York City is another matter …

10 Reasons Why Large Hydropower Is a False Solution to Climate Change

<i>Co-authored with Joan Carling (Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact), Astrid Puentes (Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense) and Himanshu Thakkar (South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People)</i><p>Large hydropower projects are often propagated as a "clean and green" source of electricity by …

Hydroelectric Power
Hydroelectric Power
Hydroelectric Power