It's renewables, not coal, which are best for world's poor

In stark contrast to the views of the global coal industry, centralised coal-fired electricity generation is not the best option for those rural communities in India and Africa suffering most from a lack of modern energy.

*This is the executive summary of the Carbon Tracker Initiative's just-released report 'Energy Access: why coal is not the way out of energy poverty'.

Energy poverty is a critical issue

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