Professor Lawrence Susskind, Professor Teodoro Kausel of UACh, Jose Aylwin, and Elizabeth Fierman's summary report entitled The Future of Hydropower in Chile has been published in the Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law. In their article they provide a historical overview of hydro development in Chile and analyze elements of Chile's hydropower 'problem'. In particular, they focus on improved governance of electrical and water sectors, the need for comprehensive and timely environmental and social impact assessments, and respect for the rights of indigenous peoples. To view the full article please click here.
November 1, 2014