98% of electricity supply directly depends on access to water. A recent World Energy Council report on resilience highlights that water stress and competition for water resources are increasing and expose energy systems to new vulnerability. Technology choice, coordinated regional water planning, internal water pricing, and innovative insurance models are among the solutions implemented to adapt to a more water constrained future.
- Which regions are most affected by the nexus challenge and what are some of the visible consequences?
- What are the technologies and innovative solutions that help manage the nexus?
- What are required policies to support the management of the nexus?