IRN technical review of Mekong Secretariat 1994 Mekong mainstream dam plan

International Rivers Network
Friday, March 31, 1995

This technical review of the Mekong Secretariat's "Mekong Mainstream Run of River Hydropower" report, dated 1994, identifies serious shortcomings of the report, including a flawed methodology, misrepresentation of project impacts, and inadequate economic and technical analysis, leading to unsupported conclusions and unjustified recommendations.