Cookies?
Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Human rights and renewable energy: a critical link

Schiano, Austin (2017) Human rights and renewable energy: a critical link. LSE Human Rights Blog (24 Apr 2017). Website.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Download (105kB) | Preview

Abstract

2016 was the year that, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF), renewable energy finally became a viable market alternative to fossil fuels. In a press release for the report “Renewable Infrastructure Investment Handbook: A Guide for Institutional Investors,” the WEF states that “the cost of generating energy through solar and wind sources has dropped to the point of being competitive against coal and natural gas.” This is good news for those of us concerned with the climate and the crucial link it shares with human rights.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/humanrights
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
K Law > K Law (General)
Sets: Collections > LSE Human Rights Blog
Date Deposited: 06 Jun 2017 10:41
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2019 00:44
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/80101

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics