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Stories by Peter Bosshard
Peter Bosshard is the policy director of International Rivers. His blog is Wet, Wild and Wonky.
The Forgotten Downstream Victims of Large Dams
Posted on: Jun 22, 2010, Source: International Rivers
Not only do large dams disrupt some of the world's most productive ecosystems but they've also negatively impacted 472 million people.
Three Gorges Dam: The World's Largest Boondoggle to Be Completed
Posted on: Nov 5, 2009, Source: Huffington Post
After 27 million cubic meters of concrete have been poured, 1.3 million people have been displaced and up to $88 billion have been spent, it is now time to take stock.
Why Obama Should Take Notes from Cuba on a Green Energy Revolution
Posted on: May 26, 2009, Source: International Rivers
Cuba has successfully greened its energy sector over the last few years, and is now exporting its energy revolution.
Why a Dam May Have Been the Cause of China's Deadly Earthquake Last Year
Posted on: Feb 6, 2009, Source: International Rivers
The quake, which claimed 69,000 lives, may have been caused by a massive dam nearby that was built on a fault line.
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