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Sanjeev Sabhlok

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If not solar energy, what should India use (Part 2)

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Sanjeev Sabhlok The uncertainty about the timing of fusion energy commercialisation is like the Sword of Damocles hanging over new electricity investments. Anyone who builds a nuclear or coal plant today faces game-changing competition from cheap fusion energy... More »

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If not solar energy, what should India use (Part 1)

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Sanjeev Sabhlok In a previous article, I had examined solar energy as a potential source of day-to-day electricity and showed that it is not fit for purpose. In fact, things with solar energy are worse than I had thought. BBC recently reported that the UK Fina... More »

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Why the precautionary principle is bad policy

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Sanjeev Sabhlok We have evolved as a species to be curious about scary things. Newspapers love to publish scary reports, which are like click-bait: they catch our attention. Health scares fascinate us the most. Environmental scares grab our interest, as well. ... More »