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What is energy justice and why is it important for India’s development? Discuss the role of renewable energy sources and government policies in achieving energy justice. (250 words)

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5. What is energy justice and why is it important for India’s development? Discuss the role of renewable energy sources and government policies in achieving energy justice. (250 words)

Difficulty level: Moderate

Reference: indianexpress.com

Why the question: In his article “Roadmap to Energy Justice,” Hardeep S. Puri discusses the importance of providing access to reliable and affordable energy to all citizens of India.

Key Demand of the question: To write about the ways to achieve energy justice and its importance.

Directive:

Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you must debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You must give reasons for both for and against arguments.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Begin by defining energy justice.

Body:

First, write about the various bottlenecks and threats to the energy justice of India which constrain India from achieving energy security.

Next, write about the measures that the government can take in order to achieve energy justice and role of renewable sources and government policies in it.

Conclusion:

Conclude by writing a way forward.