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Police And Princes Have No Place In Politics

Our comment<p>It is a colonial hangover, nearly a century out of date, that there are still people in Malaysia ready to charge down to the police …

Breaking Barisan Nasional’s 60-year grip on Malaysia was the easy part. Here’s Mahathir’s real challenge | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Now comes the hard part. The euphoria of engineering one of Asia’s most stunning electoral upsets in recent history will linger awhile yet, but …

Is Hydropower a Renewable Energy or Not?

On Christmas Eve 1968, the astronauts of Apollo 8 took a photo from space that changed the way the world saw itself. It was the first-ever photo of …

Renewable Energy

The untapped blessing of hydropower

Hydropower is the cheapest way to generate electricity today and hydroelectric power provides almost one-fifth of the world's electricity. Pakistan …

Hydroelectric Power

power plant

Budi Gandaki Hydro Power 3D model concept

Kulekhani Hydropower

Pumped-storage hydropower

Small Hydropower plant

Hydro Power Presentation of Madhya Bhotekoshi 102MW_New

How hydroelectricity works

Micro Hydro Power with Turgo generator Part 1

Renewable Energy 101: Hydropower

Hydropower 101

N. Korean hydropower dam leaking shortly after completion: sources

SEOUL, May 11 (Yonhap) -- A North Korean hydropower plant, which has been touted by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as one of the major …

Club owned by Shell tries to block local hydropower scheme

Private club owned by oil giant appealing against judicial review defeat in favour of co-operative renewable energy scheme at Teddington Lock<p>Shell is involved in blocking the development of a renewable energy project in a legal battle between a private club owned by the company and a community …

This wacky Alpine hydropower plant is beautiful

The plant's wacky configuration is key to its success. To generate and store electricity, plant workers open steel valves that run through the mountains. This lets water run between two mountain lakes, which are separated by a cliff that measures 2,000 feet, according to General Electric. As this …

Subterranean hydropower plant hidden in the Swiss alps to power 1 million homes

Hidden beneath a pristine peak in Switzerland, there is an enormous hydropower plant - and it’s the best kept secret in its narrow valley. With the …

Myanmar: Hydropower and the cost of life | Myanmar

<b>Paunglaung village, Myanmar -</b> The Upper Paunglaung Dam sits nestled in the hills that mark the border of southern Shan State, a winding four-hour drive southeast of Naypyidaw. Small villages once dotted valleys that are now submerged beneath the vast inland sea. A two-hour boat ride is the quickest …

America's dams receive D grade in ASCE's newest infrastructure report card

&nbsp;<p>The saying might go that "C's get degrees", but D's could spell disaster should the United States not seek to improve on the grade it …

TBM breakthrough achieved ahead of schedule at Laos hydro scheme

A major milestone has been reached at the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy hydroelectric project in southern Laos with completion of the 11.5km long headrace tunnel …

National Parks

Damming the Mekong: Environmental Degradation and the “Build First, Talk Later” Approach

<i>By: Trisha Ray, Columnist</i><p><i>Photo Credit: Mongabay</i><p>The Mekong River, in particular the proliferation of Chinese dams along it, has become a source of …

Trump: Hydropower is 'great'

President Trump suggested Tuesday that he may be looking to relax regulations to spur a resurgence in renewable energy from hydropower dams.<p>"They …

Edible Oil Refining Workshop

The Largest Oil Rig in The World

Crude Oil Distillation

Oil refining