The coal industry’s spin doctors would have you believe that coal “helps the…


The coal industry’s spin doctors would have you believe that coal “helps the poor”. Don’t believe them. A new report from development NGOs (including @oxfaminternational ODI and CatholicAid) shows that coal can actually exacerbate poverty. Community based renewable projects are a safer, cleaner solution. In this image, the people of Dharnai village in Bihar, India, have developed a solar-powered micro-grid to electrify the entire village. Energy infrastructure hasn't been available for the l…



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