With success at Xayaburi, CK Power Plc is negotiating with the Laos government to build another hydroelectric power project worth over US$4.5 billion.
“With its huge potential, this area will contribute to social and economic development, especially for the people of Khammuan.”
Water management decision making is concentrated in the hands of the politically and financially powerful few, who determine how water gets allocated.
An incomplete and asynchronous energy market is a bottleneck in energy development in Vietnam at present, according to many participants at a workshop in Hanoi on January 11.
Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang used a visit to Cambodia this week to strengthen China-led economic integration across mainland Southeast Asia.
Beijing has pledged billions of dollars to build new infrastructure in Cambodia as payback for impacts of Chinese mega-dams across the Mekong.
Burma’s exporting ecological destruction along with its genocide of the Rohingya.
Leaders of the six countries sharing the Mekong River on Wednesday adopted a five-year plan of action on sub-regional cooperation.
Over the past decade the Mekong delta region has seen a net loss of one million people due to the new climate regime