Baseline study for Waste Pickers and Waste Generators of the Green Value Chains Lao Project Lao PDR, Swisscontact

This project survey focuses in the service sector SMEs (i.e., hotels, restaurants, shops, minimarts) by supporting enterprises to adopt ‘green’ business practices.

Review of ESIA Report of the Phou Ngoy Hydropower Project

The Phou Ngoy Hydropower Project is a project located in the Mekong River, it is a complicated project which must be follow international standard or MRC Regulation, Until the present the project developer has finished a draft of the ESIA report in a revised version March 2020 and has submitted it to Department of Environment (DOE)

Conceptual Mine Closure Plan for Kaleum Coal Mine Development for Xekong Thermal Power Plant Company Ltd. (XTPPL)

According to Decree No. 252/GoL on Mine Closure, the Xekong Mine Mouth Thermal Power Project (hereinafter refers to as the “Project”) is required to prepare a conceptual Mine Closure Plan (“MCP”) that will be submitted together with the feasibility study report to the Ministry of Energy and Mine (“MEM”) for their consideration and approval.

SLACO Provincial/Final Consultation for Environmental Impact Assessment

In August 2019, the provincial/final consultation for SLACO Bauxite mine and New Alumina Refinery Plant was held at Nakon Pakse, Chapasack province to present the Environmental Impact Assessment and Mitigation measure for SLACO Alumina Refinery Plant and Bauxite mining.

SLACO Technical Workshop for Environmental Impact Assessment

In January 2019, ESL successfully conducted the district level consultation at Paksong district. The consultation included presentations on the Environmental Impact Assessment and Mitigation measure for SLACO Alumina Refinery Plant and Bauxite mining; following by the field visit in the bauxite mine area as well as the factory site.

Xekong 3A-3B Fish Monitoring Program

he Asia Investment, Development and Construction Sole Co. (AIDC) engaged a consortium consisting of ESL, Aquatica Environmental and Accent Environmental to undertake a fishery monitoring survey on the Xekong River for identifying the potential impacts to the fishery of two proposed cascade dams, Xekong 3A and 3B, located in the Xekong province and Attapeu Province of Lao People’s Democratic Republic.

Updating the Environmental Impact Assessment for SLACO Mine Project

The SLACO Mining Project will mine bauxite deposits on the Bolaven plateau using open pit mining method. The mined bauxite ore will be washed at an ore washing plant located at the mine site and transport the bauxite ore washed to the SLACO New Alumina Refinery Plant. The project was studied since the year 2007 and received the Environmental Compliance Certificate in year 2010 and extend to 2012.

Environmental Impact Review for the Upgrading the Lao Asian Highway Road Number 8

ESL helping the Korean Consortium to provide the Environmental Impact Review to the Detail Feasibility study for Upgrading National Road No.8 on the Asian Highway (AH15) Network in the Lao PDR.

SLACO Alumina Refinery Plant – District Consultation

n December 2017, ESL success the district consultation at Paksong district for presenting the Environmental Impact Assessment and Mitigation measure for SLACO Alumina Refinery Plant.

IEE for Xebangfai Run-off River Hydropower Project in Khammoun Province (Final Consultation)

Xebangfai Run-off Riber Hydropower Project in Khammouane Province, located 30km from a Xebangfai crossing bridge, National Road No. 13S. The Project has an installed capacity of 15 MW and utilizes water from Nam Theun 2 to generate electricity.

IEE for Xebangfai Run-off River Hydropower Project in Khammouane Province

ESL is now preparing an Initial Environmental Examination for Xebangfai Run-off River Hydropower Project in Khammouane Province, 30 km from a Xebangfai crossing bridge, National Road No. 13S. The project has an installed capacity of 15 MW and utilizes water from Nam Theun 2 to generate electricity.

EIA for a 500kV Transmission Line from Mahaxay to Pakading

ESL was completed a final draft Environmental Impact Assessment for a 500kV transmission line from an existing substation Mahaxay sub-station to a proposed Pakkading substation. The length of transmission line is approx.

SLACO – ESIA for New Alumina Refinery plant

ESL is currently conducting an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment for New Alumina Refinery Plant at Paksong District, Champasack Province

My Ly and Nam Mo 1 HPP – Scoping & TOR

ESL was commissioned by Joint Stock Company Commercial Building (Vietracimex) to conduct scoping study and prepare TOR for My Ly and Nam Mo 1 Hydropower Project in Xiengkhuang and Houaphan Province

Spoil Disposal Management Review for Thakho Hydropower Project

ESL was commissioned by Glow Group to conduct spoil disposal management review through site assessment in combination with spatial analysis and public consultations to gain more insight on physical environmental setting and related concerned of proposed disposal area for Takho Hydropower Project.

MMG GPDA Gold Oxide Expension, Dust, Noise, Vibration Impact Assessment

ESL was commissioned by Global Sustainable Solutions to conduct Dust, Noise and Vibration Study Brief on the proposed new pits of Sepon GPDA Gold Oxide Expansion Project.