A recent report from researchers at Oxford University questions the economic viability of large-scale hydropower development, highlighting cost and schedule overruns.
Jean-Michel Devernay is the World Bank's chief technical specialist for hydropower.
Gil Maranhão Neto is the director of business development at GDF Suez Energy Brasil.
Even when countries have a wealth of untapped hydropower potential available, why can it still remain a challenge to entice financial investors to become involved?
With a total hydropower capacity of about 140,000MW and bold plans for new deployment to drive economic growth, Latin America and the Caribbean are at the forefront of innovation
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