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‘Energy requirements to lead a decent life in developing nations are modest compared to US use — we need a new paradigm on equity’

Narasimha D Rao teaches at Yale University. Speaking to Srijana Mitra Das, he discusses how poverty eradication could help reduce energy needs and enable sustainable...

‘Consumers understand climate science better now — their ecological choices are shaped by peers, visibility and messaging’

Kenneth Gillingham teaches economics at Yale University. Speaking to Srijana Mitra Das, he discusses upcoming energy transitions, what shapes consumers’ ecological behaviour — and what’s...

‘Industrial symbiosis saves the environment and India is a world leader in such sustainability’

Marian Chertow teaches industrial environmental management at Yale University. Speaking to Srijana Mitra Das, she discusses industrial symbiosis, its environmental and economic benefits — and...

View: What India needs to do to get its own Yales and Harvards

The recent exit of Pratap Bhanu Mehta from Ashoka University has put the spotlight on the role of universities and academic freedom and expression in...

Brazil’s COVID crisis is a warning to the whole world, scientists say

RIO DE JANEIRO: COVID-19 has already left a trail of death and despair in Brazil, one of the worst in the world. Now, a year...