Big India Dam, Unfinished and Silent, Could Be Tomb For Giant Hydropower Projects

Lower Subansiri River construction site was shut in 2011 and never restarted.

The Stream, November 23: Shale Gas and Climate Change

Developing the United Kingdom's shale gas reserves is incompatible…

Himalayan Outburst Lakes May Be Increasing GLOFs

More research needed to understand risk of glacial floods.

The Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region

Images from the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region--including Bhutan, Nepal, China, Tibet and India

Melting Glaciers Cause Potential Flooding Problems

Emerald lakes are beautiful, but rapidly melting glaciers can cause them to inundate villages downstream.

US Company Targets Bhutan’s Mineral Water

An American firm is negotiating for the exclusive rights to sell Bhutanese mineral water outside of South Asia.

Himalayan Yeti Absent from the Headwaters of Asia’s rivers?

Habitat loss, water diversion projects, and modern life threaten unknown primate.