Tag: hydroelectric

Chileans protest government approval of five Patagonia dams

(May 10, 2011) Dam projects are drawing increased criticism in South America, which boasts three of the world’s four biggest hydroelectric dam complexes. Chile is pushing forward with a $7 billion dam project.


Dams are worse

While many believe that nuclear is the most dangerous source of electricity, the designation actually belongs to major hydroelectric dams.