Large-scale hydroelectric dams are not viable – Oxford dam-busters

Oxford dam-busters Large-scale hydroelectric dams are not economically viable in a vast majority of cases and can seriously damage emerging economies, according to new research. A team at Oxford University said countries pursuing projects – including Brazil, China, Ethiopia, Indonesia and Pakistan – risk saddling themselves with “serious debt owing to ill-advised construction”. The Saїd Business School based […] Continue reading →