Dodgy deal: Lower Sesan 2 dam project

Located on the Sesan River, just below the confluence of the Srepok River in Cambodia's Stung Treng Province Province, the large 420MW, $816 million Lower Sesan 2 hydropower dam will block two of the largest rivers in the Mekong River Basin, the Sesan and Srepok Rivers, forcing thousands of people to relocate. The Lower Sesan 2 dam will also severely diminish the fish stocks in the region, as well as others throughout the Mekong River Basin, near the Tonle Sap Lake in Central Cambodia, and the Mekong Delta in Vietnam.

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Document type Issue and policy briefs
Language of document
  • English
Topics
  • Environment and natural resources
  • Environmental impact assessments
  • Hydropower dams
  • Renewable energy production
  • Water resources
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
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Ame Trandem, International Rivers

Email: ame@internationalrivers.org

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Author (individual) Trandem, Ame
Co-author (coorporate) Bank Track
Publisher BankTrack
Publication date 2013
Pagination 4
Legacy reference document https://www.banktrack.org/page/contact_us
Keywords sesan
Date uploaded June 14, 2015, 22:44 (UTC)
Date modified February 6, 2019, 10:42 (UTC)