The Limits of Clean Energy



Contributed date

October 10, 2019 - 10:08am

Critical Commentary

Jason Hickel, from the department of Anthropology at London School of Economics, discusses the spurious conception of green growth and the threats posed by developing renewable energy industries to facilitate increasing energy consumptions demands. "If the world isn't careful, renewable energy could become as destructive as fossil fuels."


Hickel, Jason. 2019. “The Limits of Clean Energy.” Foreign Policy (blog). Accessed October 10, 2019.

Cite as

Jason Hickel, "The Limits of Clean Energy", contributed by James Adams, Disaster STS Network, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 10 October 2019, accessed 24 May 2022.