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Zachary Shahan of Clean Technica talks to Energy Opportunities about the importance of acting to save the environment – and the importance of bloggers in promoting that message.
Zachary is director and co-editor of CleanTechnica and PlanetSave, and co-director/co-editor of Ecolocalizer. His writing can be found innumerous places, including Scientific American and Reuters. Shahan’s background includes degrees in environmental studies and urban planning, working in government and non-profit organizations, and in a variety of natural food stores.
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Leena Pishe Thomas gives her appraisal of the Delhi brainstorm event.
There are many possible solutions to mitigating climate change but frequently even small changes are blocked. How can the barriers to a clean energy future be overcome, and change implemented?
Concern towards India’s increasing energy requirements and the challenge of fulfilling these needs in a sustainable manner is not a new issue.
India and the world's energy mix is mostly driven by coal, oil & gas and up to 2025, 80 % of it will still be met by fossil fuels. Beyond 2025, renewables may offset the mix in their favour. The world's energy demand will increase at the rate of 2% per year, however India's energy demand may increase around 6 % year.
How can India avoid blackouts as its population soars?