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Inconvenient truth of climate change

What can we do as temperatures increase and weather changes to bring devastation in different parts of the world?

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Sunita Narain
The question no longer is if climate change is real. The question is: What can we do as temperatures increase and weather changes to bring devastation in different parts of the world? This is where our conversation is struggling to keep pace with the scale of the energy transition that is required. But there is some good news in terms of where the possible ans­wers will lie. This is what we should discuss. But in these ways forward, we must understand why trans­i­tions will be even more contested and even more diff­icult if we don’t recognise the need for climate
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First Published: Apr 07 2019 | 11:22 PM IST

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