In The Face Of Climate Talks, India Looks To Burn More Fossil Fuels
Despite being one of the world's biggest emitters of greenhouse gasses, India's per-capita emissions are tiny. Here's why that doesn't bode well.By Sebastian Martinez | December 2, 2015
We've been hearing a lot about countries cutting carbon emissions, but one of the world's biggest emitters says it's not going to change its ways.
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been one of the loudest voices advocating for the developing world's right to use fossil fuels to grow. (Video via Office of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi)
"The world's billions at the bottom of the development ladder are seeking space to grow," Modi said in Paris.