Tag Archives: energy poverty

Fresh light on universal energy access

Today’s Rio Dialogues session on Energy had to overcome a blindspot on the importance of energy access for the poor. The outcome was a valuable alert to be careful with what we mean by “universal” access to modern energy.

Action on fossil fuel subsidies may triumph in Rio+20 dialogues

Engagement of the public through the online Rio+20 Dialogues has produced some questionable results. The energy sector may unite around action on fossil fuel subsidies, especially as 350.org is about to throw everything behind its campaign.

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