Just because they are building renewable energy, does not necessarily mean they are implementing wise, environmentally sound actions. In other words, just because they claim to be “green energy,” does not mean that they are protecting the environment.
A rule of thumb: the larger the project, the greater the possibility of harm.
And the problem is not just in the so-called developing world, so-called Southern nations. The over-developed, over-industrialized nations are doing quite a good job at behaving irrationally, stupidly – in the name of ‘green.’ (Al Gore would be proud.)
Here is one such story from Virginia. – The Not-So Green Mountains
Note how they destroy so much – while not even solving the problem of greenhouse gas emissions.