Dr. Keefer and Dr. Tinker talked about how wealthy countries in the West are engaged in an energy transition ostensibly away from fossil fuels towards renewable energy while the developing world is emerging from energy poverty largely through the use of fossil fuels.
“No transition can happen without lifting the world out of that kind of poverty,” said Dr. Tinker.
The Decouple Podcast explores technologies that decouple human well being from their ecological impacts and the politics that enable these technologies.
Dr. Keefer is an emergency physician, lecturer at the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto, and Founder and Director of Doctors For Nuclear Energy.
This month Switch Energy Alliance will be highlighting the important, and often overlooked, role that energy plays in our lives.
Dr. Scott Tinker is constantly presenting to energy groups in both the private and public sector. Check out these upcoming...
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