30 Jan '16, 9pm

How India builds its energy grid could decide the fate of humanity. @PalmerBrian explains:

How India builds its energy grid could decide the fate of humanity. @PalmerBrian explains:

Photo: Brahma Kumaris/Flickr A solar thermal project in Rajasthan, India World leaders came out of Paris with an international climate agreement seeking to keep global temperature rise below 1.5 degrees Celsius. The following is part of a “ What It Takes ” series that looks into what we’ll need to do to pull that off. At the Paris climate change conference last month, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called India a “challenge ” and said the expansion of the country’s coal industry was moving it in the wrong direction. Several reporters—most of whom had little insight into the negotiations—piled on . I guess every media narrative needs a villain. On climate, it used to be China. Now it’s India. How was India cast into this role? The journalist Michael Kinsley once said, “A gaffe is when a politician tells the truth—some obvious truth he isn’t supposed to say.” From an Ame...

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