A Clash of Competing Necessities: water adequacy and electric reliability in China, India, France and Texas

CNA,  July 2014.

This report assesses options to avoid or reduce the growing conflict between power generation and water use. It documents the water and cost benefits of reducing water demand through end-use efficiency, the lower water demand of gas over coal and the zero or negligible water use and other pollution from renewables.

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