TITLE

Indians cheer halt to Canada's giant hydro scheme

AUTHOR(S)
Quiddington, Peter
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/25/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1770, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Asserts that the delay in the second stage of the world's largest hydroelectricity project at James Bay in Quebec is a victory for the Cree and Inuit Indians in the area. Decision by the Canadian government's demands for a new round of environmental reviews; Role of Quebec Premier Robert Bourassa in the James Bay development; How much Hydro-Quebec is borrowing to complete the project; Impact of the dam works on La Grande River; More.
ACCESSION #
9106174632

 

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