Archive for August, 2009

Anchiway residents take Perú LNG natural gas camp, claim gas pipeline likely to cause irreparable ecological damage

Residents of the Andean community of Anchiway, located in Peru’s south central Department of Ayacucho, have taken Perú LNG & Techint Co.’s gas camp, and are currently keeping more than 300 workers hostage. Local farmers have also blocked off food supply to the gas camp, and have threatened to cut […]

by · August 8, 2009 · 0 comments · Business, Energy, Environment

Barbara Fraser interviews Ohio State glaciologist Lonnie Thompson about the implications of global climate change on Peru’s melting glaciers

Barbara Fraser interviews Ohio State glaciologist Lonnie Thompson about the implications of global climate change on Peru’s melting glaciers