Who profits? Who pays?
by Sreekumar N and Shantanu Dixit
While government and other sector actors are on the alert to address the power crisis, some find a business opportunity in it. Meanwhile, attention to rural supply continues to be low...
Report produced by Greenpeace India Society, October 2009, by Mr. Shankar Sharma with contributions from Vinuta Gopal, www.greenpeaceindia.org
Greenpeace India has release a report which reveals that despite growth in electricity generation – and increasing carbon emissions – the rural poor continue to be deprived of electricity. The report challenges the government’s energy model and recommends a decentralised energy mix as a solution to overcome social injustice and mitigate climate change.
Violating Letter and Spirit: Environmental Clearances for Koodankulam Reactors by Divya Badami Rao, M V Ramana, Economic & Political Weekly Magazine, 20 December, 2008
The Biofuel Bait by L. M. Philip, Ranja Sengupta, Anurag Srivastava, Santhosh M. R., Tirthankar Mandal, Yogesh Pai and Roopam Singh, Consortium for Trade and Development (Centad), 01 July, 2008
The Evolution Of An Energy Analyst: Some Personal Reflections by Amulya K.N. Reddy, Univresity of Maryland, 01 January, 2002