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Global Energy Inequality Goes Deeper Than Bitcoin

Californians alone use more power playing games and heating their pools than entire countries in Africa. That has to change.

People walk under electric wires connected above roofs in a district of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on June 1, 2019.
People walk under electric wires connected above roofs in a district of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on June 1, 2019. Photo: Sia Kambou/AFP/Getty

Co-written with Jake Kincer

MModern life is amazingly energy intensive. All those computers, data servers, and air conditioners devour a lot of…

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Todd Moss

Todd Moss

Founder and executive director of the Energy for Growth Hub, nonres fellow at Baker Institute at Rice, Payne Institute at Colorado School of Mines, and CGD.

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