Thomas L. Friedman, the New York Times‘ three-time Pulitzer Prize winning foreign affairs columnist, speaking at the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.
“Rural India and rural China are primed to join the flat world. The technology is there. The IT revolution has arrived in many ways. What hasn’t come is the ET revolution: the Energy Technology revolution, where we can get clean, green distributed power. What you are going to see is the flattening of the world extend at incredible clip to every rural village in India, China, Brazil. The world will truly become flat when IT meets ET.”
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