News from Romania: Hydroelectric power plant in the Jiu River Canyon

Category: Natura

News from Romania

Bankwatch Romania Association a.k.a. J&E Romania received a final court decision lately, canceling the construction permit for a hydroelectric power plant in the Jiu River Canyon. The canyon is a National Park and a Natura2000 site, but the project promoter, Hidroelectrica, was hoping to get away with it based on an EIA permit issued before the Natura2000 network agreement. So far the news is only available in Romanian: