What a lucky break for us speechwriters/ghostwriters in energy or any aspect of green. We now have the dire example of the two blackouts in India to leverage.
Just when we assumed we have reached the end of the line in fresh approaches, there are the 600 million human beings in India sweltering in the inhuman heat. I tried that out on someone riding the elevator with me. She remarked, "They are used to it, there." I reframed how I presented the urgency of the world's energy problem for the next elevator trip. Success. The man looked me in the eye and said, "We are lucky to live in the United States."