WATER PROJECT: DamAge - laos: 03laos01hd

The Theun Hinboun dam in Laos was built to face the growing need for power in Thailand. Because of the strong opposition against dams in Thailand, neighbouring Laos has become a paradise for dam construction companies. Many of the Laotian villages near the dam still remain without electricity.

The Theun Hinboun dam in Laos was built to face the growing need for power in Thailand. Because of the strong opposition against dams in Thailand, neighbouring Laos has become a paradise for dam construction companies. Many of the Laotian villages near the dam still remain without electricity.