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Troubled waters ahead? Rising water risk on global energy industry

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Almost all forms of energy production and power generation are dependent on water. Although agriculture uses two thirds of global freshwater supplies energy is by far the largest industrial user (using more than 15% and growing). With the UN predicting a 40% shortfall in global freshwater by 2030 the energy industry is under increasing scrutiny from government and the public on how it uses freshwater supplies.

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  • The Energy-Water Nexus, water requirements for energy and vice-versa
  • Global water consumption by fuel type - 2013
  • 2012 US Tight & Shale Gas Reserves versus Baseline Water Stress
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  • 2012 Middle East Onshore Oil Reserves versus Overall Water Quantity Risk
  • 2012 China Coal Mining & Coal-Fired Power Generation versus Baseline Water Stress

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