An estimated 30,000 to 50,000 forest violations are reported every year in the Southeast Asian country.
Laos’ worst flooding in decades is still reverberating far away in the capital of the poor, landlocked country.
Both transmission capacity and the ability of grids to absorb the energy produced by new projects are suspect, as of now.
Vietnam ranks 6th globally in the most up-to-date Climate Risk Index ranking released by Germanwatch, the highest of any ASEAN country.
News surfaced just a few days after environmentalists were celebrating the return of reef sharks in the shallow sea in Maya Bay, a popular holiday destination .
The land where their ancestors were buried now heaves with daytrippers taking selfies, while the Urak Lawoi community of the Chao Lay are confined to a small patch of beach.
On Thai environment day, experts want people to make small changes in lifestyle to help tackle huge generation of waste.
Lack of regulation blamed for pollution in Shan State, where many Chinese companies are investing in hazardous mining.