RWB appeal to China Yangtze Power Co on Social and Environmental Impacts of of Sino-Russian Hydropower Development

????????????????:Trans-Sibirskaya?Nizhne-Angarskaya?????????????? ??????   To: Mr. Zhang Cheng, General Manager China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd. CC: Mr. Cao Guangjing, Chairman of the Board of Directors Subject: Controversial side-effects of Sino-Russian hydropower trade: Social and Environmental Impacts of Trans-Sibirskaya and Nizhne-Angarskaya Hydropower Projects Date: 14.03.2013 Dear Mr. Zhang, Rivers without Boundaries is …

Acting Governor of Zabaikalsky Kray disapproves Hydropower Plant on Shilka River

  As the International Day of Action for Rivers approaching  in Russia  we see  unusually constructive cooperation of  local communities, NGOs, provincial governments and agencies.  Most amazing that high officials set the tone, although most of them are completely unaware of this environmental date. On March 12th, local media Bag …

Rivers without Boundaries Warns China Export-Import Bank against Risky Loan to Russian Hydropower Company

Contacts:Eugene Simonov ( ??), International Coordinator, Rivers without Boundaries: tel.+86-15041144074 simonov@riverswithoutboundaries.org, Aliona Zenkova, Financial advocacy coordinator, Rivers without Boundaries: tel.+86-13488687464alinazenkova@gmail.com, RwB web-site: www.transrivers.org   “?????”????????????????????????? ?????? INFORMATION RELEASE   ???? March 14, 2013 Rivers without Boundaries Warns China Export-Import Bank against Risky Loan to Russian Hydropower Company On this International Day …

Why En+Group promises to deliver electricity to China are hard to fulfill

?????? Rivers without Boundaries Coalition warns that promises by EN+ Group to supply China with “green hydropower” electricity are based on highly dangerous projects and unsustainable planning approaches, pose threat to globally recognized biodiversity and well-being of local communities, have no backing among experts and criticized by the public. From …