Massive Chinese-Backed Dam on Irrawaddy River Halted by Burma’s Government

September 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Massive Chinese-Backed Dam on Irrawaddy River Halted by Burma’s Government

The Irrawaddy River just south of the proposed dam site, photo: Wikipedia . One day after Brazil’s hotly protested Belo Monte dam is halted by court order , another massive hydropower project is halted, on the other side of the world and by a government not exactly renowned for conservation. In a letter read out in parliament, Burma’s president announced the the suspending of construction of the Chinese-backed

Originally posted here:
Massive Chinese-Backed Dam on Irrawaddy River Halted by Burma’s Government

Bad Behavior has blocked 1276 access attempts in the last 7 days.