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Laos' hydropower dams draw criticisms from neighbours
Channel NewsAsia

Laos' hydropower dams draw criticisms from neighbours

Hydropower is a major export for Laos. Two-thirds of electricity generated in the country is sold to its neighbours, mainly to Thailand. There are plans for a massive expansion of the country's hydropower capacity over the next 15 years, from the ... Channel NewsAsia, 16 hours ago

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Indian dams threaten livelihood in Bangladesh: speakers

Academics, agriculturists, environmentalists and bureaucrats on Wednesday said the lives of people, fishes and other species were endangered in Bangladesh due to the construction of dames and barrages by India in the upstream of common rivers. They ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 day ago

River walks between dams on cards

Written by Pearl Coetzee on 22 October 2014. WINDHOEK, 22 OCT (NAMPA) A 20-kilometre river walk starting from Goreangab dam up to Avis dam in the capital is on the cards, just waiting for municipal approval. The objective of the N.dollars 150 ...
 Namibia Press Agency1 day ago

Problems found at 201 river flood control dams across Japan

Japan's Board of Audit said it has found problems with 201 flood-control dams on creeks and rivers across the country, which could make them ineffective in a crisis. The board urged the land ministry to take steps to resolve the problems, noting ...
 Japan Times1 day ago
Sky News Australia

Farmers to make way for new dams

Some farmers will have to take a hit for the nation if proposed plans to build more dams are approved, Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says. The federal government has identified 27 potential sites for water infrastructure projects in its ...
 Sky News Australia4 days ago Farmers to make way for new dams: govt  Nine MSN4 days ago

Queensland dams dominate, but irrigators lukewarm on cost of water in agriculture green paper

Queensland dams may have dominated the shortlist of water projects eligible for further feasibility funding, but many believe the release of the Agricultural Competitiveness Green Paper raises more questions than it answers about water security. ...
 ABC Online3 days ago Water discharge from dams reduced  Times of India1 month ago Water released in rivers from dams in Pune district  Times of India1 month ago Rains hit normal life, water released from various dams  Business Standard1 month ago

Revamped MGNREGA may take more ministries aboard

Works under revamped MGNREGA include construction of check dams, de-silting of traditional water bodies, construction of minor irrigation tanks. NEW DELHI: The government plans to rope in various departments and ministries such as agriculture, land resources, ...
 Economic Times2 days ago

Australia eyes new dams to boost agriculture

Australia’s government is looking at investing in nearly 30 irrigation schemes and reigniting along-stalled programme of dam building to combat growing water shortages constraining agricultural production. The country is a leading producer and exporter of ...
 Asian Age3 days ago Australia eyes ambitious dam building plans to boost agriculture  Reuters India4 days ago Warning for Government on dam building plans  ABC Online4 days ago UPDATE 1-Australia eyes ambitious dam building plans to boost agriculture  Reuters UK4 days ago
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The Telegraph

Construction of new dams is government's priority: Ishaq Dar

ATTOCK KHURD- Finance Minister Ishaq Dar today said the construction of new dams is among the prime projects of the government. Talking to journalists, Dar said the construction of Diamir-Bhasha Dam is critical. He added that his visit to US ...
 The Nation Pakistan6 days ago Gogoi missive on dams  The Telegraph1 month ago Take up Brahmaputra dams issue with Xi, Gogoi urges Modi  Nerve1 month ago Gogoi urges Modi to take up Brahmaputra dam issue with Xi  Business Standard1 month ago
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IBN Live

Rijiju against big power projects, favours 300-500 MW projects

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today said he is "traditionally" against construction of big dams in North East and favoured smaller ones with 300-500 MW capacities. "Traditionally I am not for big hydro power projects in North ...
 Business Standard6 days ago Kiren Rijiju against big power projects, favours 300-500 MW projects  IBN Live6 days ago Rijiju against big power projects  The Assam Tribune5 days ago
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