Dr. Rajan Gupta, Laboratory Fellow of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, presented his work on the energy-water nexus and resource implications at DCFR on August 29, 2012. The program on sustainability was part of Series “D,” focusing on development issues.
The extensive interview with Dr. Gupta contains references, analysis and insight into the “challenges of the commons” faced globally, including:
• Energy and water resources and their implications for development and foreign affairs;
• Climate change, carbon emissions equations and the response of nature;
• Discussions about natural gas and nuclear energy and waste;
• And, the geopolitics and economics surrounding the energy- water nexus, with references to China and India.
Download the Global Themes brief here.