While it is clear that equality matters in terms of health and happiness, surprising new data reveals that it is also better for the environment – in the more equal rich countries, people on average consume less, produce less waste and emit less carbon.
Not if you look at the environmental costs, says Dinyar Godrej.
Inspiring examples of democratic, renewable energy – and also how not to do it.
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