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David Fickling is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering commodities, as well as industrial and consumer companies. He has been a reporter for Bloomberg News, Dow Jones, the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and the Guardian.

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Nov 19, 2017

@anasalhajji @swrightwestoz It's very hard to make the investment case for new coal generation in India now and there will be plenty of retirements over the next 13 years. I imagine absolute level will probably still rise but it's hardly a stretch to see it falling.

Nov 19, 2017

@bshergill @swrightwestoz You're kidding, right? India is no. 5 in installed wind capacity and no. 7 for solar. That's serious scale right there.

Nov 19, 2017

@anasalhajji @swrightwestoz Well, India energy consumption in 2030 will be about 2x its current levels and solar costs have already fallen below coal-powered generation, so I wouldn't assume that coal gen will be anything like the same share or even *level*

Nov 19, 2017

RT @JournoDannyAero: Robots coming to take @business aviation writing jobs (Byline: Bloomberg Automation). So it begins @fion_li

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