Clean-Tech Kitcheree

Pope, Carl
July 2008
Sierra;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p10
The author reflects on the potential of India to become a producer of clean energy. Although the article indicates that India lacks a climate-change or energy policy, the author states that the central government may have one. Topics include electricity produced from wind power, solar-power collection sites, and the Suzlon power company. Also discussed are India's natural resources.


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