Judges disagree with the Public Civil Action and vote in favor of building the hydroelectric dam on the Xingu River. Legal battles line the history of this plant. Click to see the infographic
August 10, 2011
Ecuador has plans to build eight hydroelectric. Works can affect traditional communities, which oppose the projects.
September 14, 2012
With favorable opinion of Funai, Norte Energia consortium begins work of provisional dams will divert the course of the Xingu River.
October 9, 2012
The Commission on Indigenous Peoples, Environment and Ecology, approved tha project be evaluated by the group and not only by the Foreign Relations Committee.