Q.3 A blind push to demonise and shut down traditional sources of energy and move to less reliable “clean” energy can have second and third-order effects. What are such effects? Suggest the way forward. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/consequences-of-an-ill-considered-green-strategy-7743272/ In the intro, mention India’s commitment for net-zero emission. In the body, mention the example of Europe where higher demand for gas resulted in higher prices of urea and consequently high prices of food across the world. This also offers lessons for India. Conclude by mentioning the need to avoid bling push … Continue reading Q.3 A blind push to demonise and shut down traditional sources of energy and move to less reliable “clean” energy can have second and third-order effects. What are such effects? Suggest the way forward. (10 Marks)