When it's finished, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will be Africa's largest hydroelectric plant. But not everyone is happy about its construction.
The Mekong River is a lifeline to many communities in Southeast Asia. But an ongoing drought and dozens of hydroelectric power plants are lowering water levels and damaging a fragile ecosystem.
Our warming world needs alternatives to polluting fossil fuels. Wind energy is part of the solution, but how bad are wind turbines for nature?
Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says indigenous people now finally have a voice to tackle the climate crisis.
DW's half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
From intense heat waves to crumbling foundations: DW looks at the impact the climate crisis is having on global cities.
On this week's show: music from garbage in DR Congo, endangered plants in South Africa and solar lamps in Rwanda.
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