"Till fossil fuels are subsidised, it will be difficult for RE to make it to market"

Yvo de Boer was the Executive Secretary of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) during the tumultuous Copenhagen Summit in 2009. In 2010 he joined KPMG as global adviser on climate and sustainability. Recently he was in India, and in conversation with Keshav Chaturvedi, he discussed the issue of renewable energy and its importance as a climate change mitigation measure.