Expert Opinions

Sustainable is no longer about doing less harm. It's about doing more good.
- Jochen Zeitz
A bright energy future beckons many developing nations

A bright energy future beckons many developing nations

"Although developing a nuclear power plant is highly capital intensive, the cost of energy per kWh is the lowest."

A safe and profitable nuclear plant is closing in France. Why?

A safe and profitable nuclear plant is closing in France. Why?

A nuclear plant closes while a coal plant opens. That is hardly a welcome trade-off.

Nature’s fury or our hubris: Why was Cyclone Amphan so destructive?

Nature’s fury or our hubris: Why was Cyclone Amphan so destructive?

The storm affected nearly 70% of the people in West Bengal, but the Sundarbans faced the most catastrophic destruction.

Manila’s search for energy security

Manila’s search for energy security

The Philippines wants to wean itself off coal-fired power plants even as it seeks to meet its growing energy needs.

We can heal the planet if we set our mind to it

We can heal the planet if we set our mind to it

The year 2020 has the eerie feel of the first chapter in a dystopian novel, but we can harness the pandemic for meaningful change.

Marine heatwaves spell trouble for tropical reef fish

Marine heatwaves spell trouble for tropical reef fish

What happens to fish during a severe heat stress event when the corals have not yet bleached and died?