Category: Chalillo Dam

With little fanfare Chalillo generates first watts

(September 13, 2005) Lately B.E.L. has been keeping a low profile on the project, but in a late evening press release, the company announced that on Monday the Chalillo Hydroelectric Facility generated the first of what it hopes will be many billions of watts of power.

Lifting the Lid on Foreign Investment Contracts

(September 1, 2005) Deals between foreign investors and governments have major implications for whether investment projects bring real benefits for the people and environments of the countries where they take place, or whether instead they undermine sustainable development.