- 10 May 2013
- Agricultural production / Agriculture and fishing / Economy and commerce / Energy / Environment and natural resources / Fishing, fisheries and aquaculture / Generation and distribution facilities / Hydropower dams / Renewable energy production / Rivers and lakes / Water resources
- 3S network / 3S rivers / Ame Trandem / Ame Trandem program director International Rivers / Electricity / electricity grid / electricity shortages / Eric Baran / Fish / fish yields / fisheries / food security / hydroelectric dams / Hydropower dams / Hyrdopower / Infrastructure / International Rivers / irrigation / Lower Mekong Basin / Lower Se San 2 Dam / Lower Sesan 2 dam / Mekong river / migratory fish / Mine and Energy Suy Sem / Minister of Industry / national electricity grid / PANAS / PANAS Report / relocation sites / Se Kong River / Se San River / sediment flows / Sesan river / Srekor / Srekor village / Srepok River / Suy Sem / tributary dams / tributary rivers / UN Millennium Development Goals / US journal The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences / US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton / WorldFish / WorldFish senior researcher Eric Baran
Srekor village has stood on the banks of the Se San River in northeastern Cambodia for generations. In a few years it will be gone, submerged along with more than 300 square kilometres of surrounding farmland and forest. For 37-year-old rice farmer Pa Tou, the ...
- 14 November 2012
- Radio Free Asia
- Development policy and administration / Economy and commerce / Energy / Environment and natural resources / Generation and distribution facilities / Hydropower dams / Land / Land tenure and land titling / Renewable energy production / Rivers and lakes / Water resources
- 3S rivers / Cambodia / Chinese aid / Chinese power company / Conservation International / Council of Ministers / Development / Electricity Vietnam International (EVNI) / environmental consequences / food security / hydropower / International Rivers / Kamchay dam / Laos / Livelihoods / Lower Mekong / Lower Sesan 2 dam / Mekong river / Prime Minister Hun Sen / Royal Group / Sekong rivers / Sesan river / Southeast Asia / Srepok River / Stung Treng pro / Tonle Sap lake / U.S.’s National Academy of Sciences / Xayaburi dam
Cambodia has decided to go ahead with the construction of a dam on a Mekong tributary, but conservation groups are concerned that not enough study has been done on the hydropower project’s environmental consequences. Construction on the 400 megawatt Lower Sesan 2 dam in northwestern Cambodia’s ...