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).
- https://publications.iass-potsdam.de/rest/items/item_1469897_8/component/file_1… http://publications.iass-potsdam.de/pubman/item/escidoc:1647892
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- Mobilising the Multiple Opportunities of Renewable Energies