25 May '14, 5pm

#peakoil Starved for Power, New Indian Government Translates “Chicken in Every Pot” Into “Solar on Every Roof”...

#peakoil Starved for Power, New Indian Government Translates “Chicken in Every Pot” Into “Solar on Every Roof”...

For coal exporting nations like Australia , however – who have been forging ahead with the development of new mega mines and infrastructure in the belief that coal is the only solution to India’s booming energy needs – this news will not be welcome. As far back as mid-2012, signs were already emerging that a rebirth in the development Australian coal infrastructure was masking huge problems in the Indian energy market, such as poor supply and pipeline infrastructure and the increasingly unviable cost of coal imports. And as recently as January, leading investment bank HSBC warned that the market value of the coal assets owned by Australia’s biggest mining groups could be slashed by nearly half – or more than $US20 billion – due to constraints of the global “carbon budget;” a concept HSBC says is gaining traction, given the climate science, and the implementation of polluti...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/alternative-energy/starved-for-power-n...

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