Not just coal, but oil and gas too

UPSC Practice recommends Not just coal, but oil and gas too.

Coal may be contributing to India’s larger emission footprint, yet it remains an easier energy source to tap, given the country’s reserves. Its share of the domestic fuel mix is determined by its price relative to the other fossil fuels. If the price difference with other energy sources increases, policymakers would find it hard to justify substitution.

Courtesy: ET Editorial-Opinion-Economic Times

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