Venezuela Drought Aggravates Instability

Shortages of power, food, supplies wrack country. By Keith…

El Nino Is Over But the Damage Continues

More than 60 million people face hunger, malnutrition. By…

The Stream, April 4: Water and Politics in South America

Under a new law, mining and oil companies in Peru will be required…

The Stream, March 28: Diminishing Water Could Slow Clean Energy Development

Diminishing supplies of water, metals and biomass could slow…

Drought in Philippines Forces Blackouts

Low reservoir levels have caused several hydroelectric plants to shut down or cut operations in the Southeast Asian country.

Drought, Climate Change Jeopardize Global Hydropower Policies

Less precipitation + more extreme droughts = electricity shortages.

Chavez Suspends Electricity Rationing in Venezuelan Capital after One Day

Severe drought is squeezing the country's energy supply.

Venezuela to Ration Water Because of Low El Nino Rainfall

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez urged citizens to cutback on showering time as the country’s electric and water supply problems mount.