It is a fallacy to say that hydropower is clean and cheap, because it causes deforestation and does not account for the costs imposed to local people.
April 30, 2013
They consider prevailing development strategies in Amazonian countries and the new regional architecture (UNASUR, BNDES) threaten the sustainability of the ecoregion.
August 1, 2013
According to report, only 4 of the 23 environmental requirements imposed by the agency were attended. Of these, none was infrastructure.
March 28, 2013
Hydroelectric under construction in Pará is included by WWF in report on violation of sustainability criteria in dam construction.