Alliance for a Secular and Democratic South Asia
Countries in South Asia are particularly vulnerable to climate change. Some helpful links:
Several power plants proposed in India and Bangladesh underline the energy dilemmas facing countries of South Asia. Although large scale solar plants have been operational in India in recent years and there is potential for the same in Bangladesh, the initiative by the respective governments have been for nuclear or coal based plants. Such initiatives are being fought against by citizens and various organizations.
Nuclear Hope - HIMAL Article, 2016 August
Rampal Coal Based Power Plant
( 2016 )
There has been significant opposition to this project from people of all walks of life, some of whom has received death threats for their opposition to the proposed plant.
Rampal - the plant and India Bangladesh relations. Narada Interview with Prof Anu Muhammad, November 18, 2016
Booklet by National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas and Mineral Resources of Bangladesh (ncbd.org, Bangla/English)