The Mekong River Commission organised a consultation workshop in HCM City yesterday for the Pak Lay hydropower project proposed on the Mekong’s mainstream in Xayaburi Province in north-western Laos.
Could tourism be a better road forward for Laos now that its hydropower development schemes are increasingly being called into question?
The PM was responding to a question raised about whether the fracture of a dam in Laos’ Attapeu province would affect Laos’ approach to hydropower development.
Global Wind Energy Council says the Vietnamese wind market is ‘one to watch’.
Though floods from the Lao dam collapse occured two months ago, people are yet to experience the worst of it.
Myanmar’s first coal power plant is allegedly discarding hazardous waste into the Tigyit stream, which is connected to sources of drinking water.