When ‘Healing is not only an act of kindness, but also a duty’

How many saddle dams are there in the XePian-XeNamnoy Hydropower Project? The first time we read the flood warning letter issued by the XePian-XeNamnoy Power Company (PNPC) on 23 July 2018, it indicated a heavy rainfall and the water level at Saddle Dam D was about to overflow the dam crest. If the dam collapsed, … Continue reading When ‘Healing is not only an act of kindness, but also a duty’

Infographic: Xayaburi Hydropower Dam in Lao PDR

Introduction Xayaburi dam project is one of the cascade of 12 dams proposed on the mainstream of the lower Mekong River. Situated in northern Laos, it is the first ever project that has materialized. Its developer is Thailand-based Ch.Karnchang Public Company Limited (Ch.Karnchang) since 2007. Later in 2010, the Xayaburi Power Company Limited (XPCL) was … Continue reading Infographic: Xayaburi Hydropower Dam in Lao PDR