Renewable future is built on exploitation
Fossil fuel companies have long been criticized for violating human rights. Turns out the renewable energy industry is just as bad.
The Business and Human Rights Resources Centre, or BHRRC warns that solar, wind, and hydroelectric companies are taking over land, restrict access to water, violate Indigenous people’s rights to prior and informed consent, and deny decent wages for workers.
Read the whole article (in English): https://grist.org/energy/renewable-energy-companies-dont-recognize-human-rights-obligations/