25 June 2013

Podcast: Energy and Poverty

Pachauri speaks to Vienna radio station FM4: Reality Check radio show about the connections between energy access and poverty.

Download Shonali Pachauri on Radio FM4 [mp3, 2,979.5 kb]

A new guide by Pachauri and colleagues provides specific policy suggestions to improve energy access to chronically poor people—people who live in poverty over many years, often their entire lives. More information.

Shonali Pachauri is a Senior Research Scholar with the Energy (ENE) Program at IIASA. Her research over the last decade has focused on the socioeconomic, demographic and environmental dimensions of household energy use in the developing world and she has published extensively on these topics. 

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