Climate technology | Jun 25th 2022 – The Economist

Science & Technology

Electrifying everything does not solve the climate crisis, but it is a great start. Vijay Vaitheeswaran reports on what the transition still needs
The electric endgame for fossil fuels
The transition still needs plenty of assistance
The people’s power
It might also need a dash of democracy
Beyond batteries
Low-hanging fruit
Such leaks continue to dog the natural-gas industry
The long goodbye
It will mean dealing with its carbon content either before burning it or after
Heat, hope and hydrogen
But there will always be more to do
Wearable fitness trackers and smartwatches are connecting health care to daily life, says Slavea Chankova
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