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A reliable power supply in developing countries can help socio-economic development efforts. Now research shows that it would also avoid significant environmental impacts.

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  1. Department of Earth System Science, University of California Irvine, California, 92697, USA

    • Steven J. Davis
  2. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Irvine, California, 92697, USA

    • Steven J. Davis
  3. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Massachusetts, 01003, USA

    • Jay Taneja

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