Tag Archives: energy poverty

“No power, no phone service, no water.”

“Clinics in the sweltering western state of Zulia scaled back operations after nearly 72 hours without power.” click here

High energy prices would be a death sentence for the poor

“A commentary at flagship German online daily FAZ looked at a recent study by the German Umweltbundesamt – UBA – (Federal Environment Agency) which examined the per capita consumption of natural resources by different population groups.” click here

Energy poverty results in more deaths than climate or coal

“Energy poverty is a lack of access to modern energy services. These services are defined as household access to electricity and clean cooking facilities (e.g. fuels and stoves that do not cause air pollution in houses).” click here