The global water needs of the energy sector are large. Without policy changes, they will continue to grow. But already today, water constraints pose a threat to a secure electricity supply. In many parts of the world, droughts and heat waves have led to forced reductions in power generation.
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- IASS Policy Briefs
Röhrkasten, S., Schäuble, D., Helgenberger, S. (2016): Secure and Sustainable Energy in a Water-Constrained World. - IASS Policy Brief, 2016, 1.DOI: http://doi.org/10.2312/iass.2016.006
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- Mobilising the Multiple Opportunities of Renewable Energies Pathways to Sustainable Energy Global Energy Transition