Highly Controversial Hydropower Development in Western China
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2005 saw an all-out push by the central government to put its “scientific development concept” into practice, with some impressive progress towards becoming a resource-efficient and environmentally-friendly society. However, no substantial headway was made against certain fundamental problems that have begun to emerge.

Since 2003, hydropow…

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Xue, Ye and Wang, Yongchen, “Highly Controversial Hydropower Development in Western China”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004156364_009>

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