Energy transition in a carbon consuming country


Authored by: Lydia Powell

Handbook of Transitions to Energy and Climate Security

Print publication date:  November  2016
Online publication date:  November  2016

Print ISBN: 9781857437454
eBook ISBN: 9781315723617
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The energy transition that many desire to see in India is one that will transform the coal dependent country into one that is less so. While this transition is important, what is equally important if not more is a transition that will increase access to modern energy sources to millions of people who depend on traditional sources of energy such as kerosene, firewood and dried animal dung for lighting and heating.

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