The Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFPThe Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
The Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP

China’s Grand Canyon: no more small hydropower plants for country’s last wild river in scenic Yunnan

But Nu River’s fate still unclear as officials refuse to be drawn on revived plans to build dams on the waterway’s upper reaches

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The Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFPThe Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
The Nu River at Bingzhongluo in Yunnan province. It is the last undammed major river in Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
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