Deutsche Welle: Energy crisis: Will a green transition throw the global economy into recession?

06 December 2021

“What the [energy price spike] exposes is not that we have tried to decarbonise energy generation faster than what would be wise – quite the opposite: if we had a larger share of renewables in the energy mix, we would be less reliant on fossil fuels [such as natural gas] whose price is currently very high due to increased competition,” Elisabetta Cornago told Deutsche Welle (from 13mins).