Wishtree is a kind of a genie

Hindu mythology describes Kalpavriksha (wish tree) as a kind of a genie. Kalpavriksha is not one but many different trees revered and protected owing to its mythological significance and the benefits (or wishes) it provides. In other cultures, it is referred to as Tree of Life or Sacred Tree. "The banyan tree or nyagrodha is called kalpataru; the coconut … Continue reading Wishtree is a kind of a genie

Making the transition

How much coal is there in the world? Where is it found? How much of it should we keep in the ground to avoid negative environmental impacts? Can renewable energy really replace it? How is the transition going to look like? Some statistics from the World Coal Association: There are an estimated 1.1 trillion tonnes of … Continue reading Making the transition