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SIWI - Leading expert in water governance

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Unpacking freshwater’s role: Climate mitigation measures in energy systems | SIWI - Leading expert in water governance

The transition to renewable, cleaner energy sources is pivotal to climate security. This transition can provide opportunities to reduce pressure on water sources from the energy sector but can, at the same time, pose risks that increase demand on water. It is therefore critical to consider and integrate freshwater across all aspects of the development of renewable energy sources.

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    WEBINAR.16 Feb 2023, 15:00 - 16:00 CET. Mitigation through biomass plantations may increase water stress – Fabian Stenzel, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact ResearchCross-scale water impacts of urban climate mitigation measures – examples from a Swedish urban CLEW nexus analysis – Rebecka Engström, RISE The report is developed in joint effort by Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany (BMZ), German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ), The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Stockholm Resilience Centre (SRC).

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