4 01, 2014

Do we need a sanity check?

By | 2016-01-09T07:55:31+00:00 January 4th, 2014|Power|0 Comments

A senior member of the mining industry in Karnataka has welcomed the Supreme Court’s decision to allow 18 mines to resume mining in the state. This means an increase in extraction of 5 more tons of ore and more ravaging and devastation of the region around Bellary and Chitradurga. The miner has said “Karnataka was on the brink of moving into theStone Age.” Moving into the Stone Age seems a very wise thing to do considering the damage that we bring with continued supply side thinking. All we seem to be interested in is extracting more rather than planning technologies [...]