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U.S. Energy Sector Vulnerabilities to Climate Change and Extreme Weather

Topics: Energy,

This report examines the emerging vulnerabilities in the energy sector due to climate change and specifically due to rising air and water temperatures, decreasing water availability in certain regions and season, and increasing intensity and frequency of extreme weather events, flooding, and sea level rise. The report also discusses various ways the energy sector can respond to climate change, such as developing new technologies and policies that are climate-resilient and water efficient.

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