OUR BURNING PLANET OP-ED: Step Off the Gas: Access to renewable energy in Global South starting to eclipse fossil fuel legitimacy

The Step Off the Gas report examines international public finance for natural gas expansion in the Global South and the choices countries face in how to develop their energy systems while meeting socioeconomic needs. The report assesses economic and environmental risks from gas development, the status of alternatives to gas, and how to overcome challenges for the South in developing clean energy. It has detailed case studies of gas in three emerging economies: Argentina, Egypt and India. Below is the executive summary....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Wednesday, 9 June