The challenges of dam-induced displacement: Reducing risks and rethinking hydropower

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Abstract

Dams pose considerable social, environmental, and climate risks, including the displacement of millions of people. As investments in new hydropower dams accelerate—with most planned for low- and middle-income countries—it is critical to reduce their risks while at the same time prioritizing less harmful forms of renewable energy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)849-852
Number of pages4
JournalOne Earth
Volume5
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 19 2022
Externally publishedYes

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