“They [poor people] could not give a damn about climate change because they want 24 hours a day light,” said Luft who cited the example of people living in slums outside
‘We want electricity, we want it today, we want it cheap, we don’t care how you make it.’” Bangalore, India. “In India alone, 600 million people are not connected even to the [power] grid,” said Luft, “When you talk to these people all you have to do is drive 10 minutes from the center of Bangalore to the slums there and ask them about climate change. And they’ll tell you:
Os ricos tampouco querem cortar seu consumo de eletricidade e gasolina, é claro. Querem que os outros cortem. Como em tudo na vida, são sempre os outros que devem fazer sacrifício.