Do Energy Industry Activities Threaten Dams? BC Hydro Now Says Yes

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Oct 112017
 

Photo: BC Hydro. Last summer a bizarre dispute about dams, fracking, waste water disposal, public safety and earthquakes quietly played out before the BC Oil and Gas Appeal Tribunal. Be one of two lucky Tyee readers to win a pair of tickets. The Facts are …
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Portland State University researchers expose environmental costs of building Mekong River dams

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Dec 132011
 

Their work, tapping the Northwest’s experience with big hydropower dams, contributed to the Mekong River Commission’s decision last week to recommend delaying construction of the lower Mekong’s first mainstem dam.
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Workers Start Dismantling Dams In Wash. – NPR News

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Sep 162011
 

The process is an extremely tricky one — in terms of engineering, ecology and politics — but environmentalists hope this project heralds the beginning of the end of the age of big dams in the American West. Those who like big dams …
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