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Some of the major threats currently facing the Sundarbans are the Rampal coal-fired power plant, the Orion coal plant, regular forest fires that ravage precious ecosystems, and effects of climate change.   Rampal coal-fired power plant There have been many studies that have been carried out about the Rampal coal plant — analysing its viability from different angles.

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Analysis of the Proposed Rampal 1.32GW Coal-Fired Power Plant, on the Passur River, Ganges Tidal Floodplain, Bangladesh, in the Context of Global Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, Coastal Storms and other August 29, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Statement Regarding Coal Dust from the Maitree/Rampal Power Plant for the National Committee for Saving the Sundarbans by Professor Deb Niemeier, Ph.D. Professor & Chair, University of California at Davis Department of Civil and Environment Engineering August 23, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Declaration of Charles H. Norris regarding coal ash disposal from the proposed Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company Ltd. coal-powered plant to be located in Rampal, Bangladesh by Charles H. Norris, International renowned Geologist August 12, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Statement on coal, coal ash, and charcoal filtration of water by Dr. Ashok Gadgil,Distinguished Professor of Safe Water and Sanitation Civil and Environmental Engineering Department University of California, Berkeley August 9, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Analysis of the Air Emissions Technologies of Rampal Power Plant August, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
IEEFA financial analysis June 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Backtrack equator principles analysis June 2015 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
TIB report April 16, 2015 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
Petition to UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee February 1, 2016 View/DownloadNo Presentation Available
NCSS Experts Summary of Rampal Impacts View/DownloadNo Presentation Available