Emerging Energy Development Demands on Water

  title={Emerging Energy Development Demands on Water},
  author={M. Hightower},
  • M. Hightower
  • Published 2007
  • Engineering
  • Currently, electric power generation is one of the largest water withdrawal and use sectors in the U.S. Additionally, future energy development such as biofuels production, hydrogen fuel or synthetic fuels production, oil shale development, carbon sequestration, or nuclear power development could significantly increase water use and consumption. On the other hand, water resource development — distribution, treatment, and transmission — is one of the largest energy use sectors. As future demands… CONTINUE READING
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