Will Growth in Energy Demand Compete for Scarce Water Resources?

With the world’s eyes closing in on sustainable development as we approach Rio+20, a conference was arranged by the German Federal Government in Bonn in November to discuss solutions for a green economy that linked water, energy and food security. Jakob Granit,provided SIWI’s input to the background paper for this meeting entitled “Understanding the Nexus”. In this article, Granit reflects on some of the ideas that were brought up at the conference.

Article in Stockholm Water Front, issue no 4, 2011