By Stephen Bygraves

The gas industry is trying to join the solar revolution but solar and wind energy is cheaper, more efficient and the only real source of energy security

Now that the Paris climate agreement has made it clear that the world must take serious action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the fossil fuel industry is starting to get worried.

Coal consumption is declining, and the gas sector is flat. And just as the coal industry is claiming coal is good for humanity, the gas industry is claiming that combining gas appliances with solar PV is the most practical and cost-effective way to achieve the lowest carbon emissions.