The MRC’s 5th Regional Stakeholder Forum will be a valuable opportunity to come together and influence the plans for the newly proposed Pak Lay hydropower project.
The Mekong River Commission have welcomed a decision by the Laos government to suspend approval of new dams.
Dr Narongchai Akrasanee — chairman of the Mekong Institute’s Steering Committee and former Minister of Energy and Minister of Commerce of Thailand — discusses the challenges to continuous growth in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
The Lao government to investigate the cause of the collapse of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy hydropower project’s saddle dam.
For years, the Laotian government has been pushing to make the country a major provider of hydroelectric power. Critics say that dams are being built in disregard of potential environmental dangersز
Water quality in the Sesan, Srepok and Sekong rivers rises concerns.
A new study estimates the high cost of using the Kamchay hydropower dam in Kampot.
The government is to ask Thailand for help to build a hydropower plant in Koh Kong.