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Energy transitions and local action

“While the environmental impacts of [the energy] transition are desirable, it carries with it mounting concerns around how economically displaced communities will cope,” says Center for Energy Studies Ken Medlock in a co-authored blog for Forbes: https://bit.ly/2ZajVDL