29 Oct '14, 10pm

Dot Earth Blog: Building Sustainable Energy Access, from the Outside In

Dot Earth Blog: Building Sustainable Energy Access, from the Outside In

How can we get power to the poor without frying the planet ?” — he explores the challenges faced in trying to boost energy access without greenhouse-gas overload. He lays out the arguments of a range of analysts including the Breakthrough Institute, Roger Pielke, Jr., and Morgan Bazilian and Dan Kammen and the Sierra Club. He appropriately frames the piece around the mythological challenge of navigating between Scylla and Charybdis — finding ways to boost energy access while limiting greenhouse gas emissions.

Full article: http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/29/building-sus...

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