Balkan hydropower projects soar by 300% putting wildlife at risk, research shows

Hydropower constructions have rocketed by 300% across the western Balkans in the last two years, according to a new analysis, sparking fears of disappearing mountain rivers and biodiversity loss.

The Guardian

Last updated on 28 November 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Greece
Hungary
Montenegro
Romania
Serbia
Slovenia
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Energy production and mining