The Yangtze river as seen from the Beijing-Lhasa train, on the so-called "First Bridge". (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
This image was selected as a picture of the week on the Malay Wikipedia for the 39th week, 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: Himalayas from Kullu Valley, Himachal Pradesh. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Himalayas 15 from airplane. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
academic researchshows that India, Nepal, Bhutan and Pakistanare engaged in a huge “water grab” in the Himalayas, as they seek new sources of electricity to power their economies. Taken together, the countries have plans for more than 400 hydro dams which, if built, could together provide more than 160,000MW of electricity – three times more than the UK uses.
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