In the United States, cellphones die all the time, but our abundance of power ensures resurrection on demand. That's not how it works in other parts of the world.
Read Whole Story
In this Fresh Dialogues interview, former Energy Secretary Steven Chu shares his reaction to Obama's major speech on climate change.
What our friends at CGD clearly don't understand is that decades of pouring billions into grid extension have failed Africa.
Reprinted with permission from Grist.org.
James Fallows has a gracious reply to my earlier post on his Atlantic cover story. This is the gist:
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn more.