BRIGHTENING THE FU­TURE, LIGHT­ING UP LIVES

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Global warm­ing is real and it is im­pact­ing nearly ev­ery as­pect of hu­man­ity and life on Earth. Un­der­stand­ing the con­se­quences of global warm­ing is cen­tral in meet­ing the chal­lenge and op­por­tu­ni­ties of the 21st cen­tury. Cli­mate change is al­ready mak­ing the planet hot­ter, and in the com­ing decades much greater tem­per­a­ture in­creases are ex­pected. Along with the in­creas­ing tem­per­a­tures, hu­man­ity is al­ready fac­ing ex­treme weather events such as wide­spread coastal flood­ing, storm-surges, heat waves, drought, mass mi­gra­tion, famine, dis­ease, species ex­tinc­tion and sea lev­els ris­ing. The changes in weather pat­terns also af­fect both en­ergy de­mand and sup­ply.

Mr. Sau­rabh Ku­mar, MD, EESL

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