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Case studies | More on renewable energy & human rights The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre has collected a number of negative and positive case studies concerning the impact of renewable energy on human rights. On this page you will be...
Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
In relation to reported negative human rights impacts by PMSCs, some continue to occur in areas of conflict or weak governance such as Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia, but we have seen a rising of reports alleging abuses in other regions, especially in...
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...In October 2013, after a 3-month halt, it was reported that InfraVest tried to restart the wind turbine construction one night. Local residents who tried to stop them said construction workers and security guards used violence against them...and one...
Author: Compiled by Busiess & Human Rights Resource Centre
[R]esidents of Yuanli Township launched protests against a wind turbine construction project by InfraVest...Residents...are concerned about the density and close proximity of turbines to their homes; and scientific reports indicating there could be a...
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- Related companies: InfraVest (part of VWind) Standard Chartered VWind