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BBC World Service: Economic Tectonics - Resources

Published on 29th March 2017


BBC World Service - 29th March 2017

Without the most basic resources – water, food and energy – the global economy could not function. Much of the world has grown used the ready supply of all three. But that might be changing. Joanna Haigh – a professor at London’s Grantham Institute at Imperial College – explores how, in her view, such changes could have profound consequences for the future economy.

Listen from 17.50 onwards to hear Scott McGregor talk about how redT's energy storage machines can bring huge economic benefits to the vast global population that lives without secure, reliable electricity.