Smoke rises from a coal-powered brick kiln near Bajna some 50km south of New Delhi. Photo: AFP

‘They’ve become beggars’: why villagers don’t trust India’s booming energy sector to pay up

  • India’s energy output has tripled in the past 15 years, making it the world’s third-largest electricity market
  • To meet demand, companies are moving more people out of their homes to make space for more power plants
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Smoke rises from a coal-powered brick kiln near Bajna some 50km south of New Delhi. Photo: AFP
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