Ayeyarwady hydro dams in limbo

Ongoing violence and Myanmar’s incomplete legal framework are preventing the restart of development at six planned hydropower dams on the Ayeyarwady River in Kachin State, even after US$1 billion has already been invested, said an official at the firm developing the dams. The Upstream Ayeyawady Confluence Basin Hydropower (UACBH) Company – which is majority-owned by […]