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Full Title: A Review of Water and Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Unconventional Natural Gas Development in the United States Author(s): Douglas Arent , Jeffrey Logan, Jordan Macknick, William Boyd, Kenneth Medlock...
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Full Title: A Summary Report of the Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Clean Energy Ministerial Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The fifth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM5) took place in Seoul, Republic of...
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Full Title: A Survey of Energy Use in Water Companies Author(s): Rachel Young Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Although the relationship between water and energy is...
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Full Title: Assessment of the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil and Gas on Drinking Water Resources (Executive Summary) Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publication Date:...
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Full Title: California's Fracking Fluids: The Chemical Recipe Author(s): Tasha Stoiber, Bill Walker, and Bill Allayaud Publisher(s): Environmental Working Group Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The fluids used in hydraulic fracturing of oil...
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Full Title: Can we afford ocean desalination to double fresh water supply for the coming 13 billion people to live on a hot planet? Author(s): G. Logan Publisher(s):  G. Logan Publication Date: 6/2007 Identifier:...
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Energy and water are linked in many ways. Most energy production requires huge amounts of fresh water, while the consumption of water for domestic and agricultural demands uses large amounts...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] A significant...
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Full Title: Drinking Water Infrastructure: And Advocate's Guide Author(s): American Rivers Publisher(s): American Rivers Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This guide is designed to educate and empower advocates focused on shaping the infrastructure and...
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Full Title: Elevated levels of diesel range organic compounds in groundwater near Marcellus gas operations are derived from surface activities Author(s): Brian D. Drollette, Kathrin Hoelzer, Nathaniel R. Warner, Thomas H....
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Full Title: Energy Demands on Water Sources: Report to Congress on the Interdependency Between Energy and Water Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 12/2006 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): For the past century, America...
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Full Title: Energy For the Future Author(s): Spectrum, MIT Publisher(s): Spectrum, MIT Publication Date: 3/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This issue of SPECTRVM celebrates the MIT Energy Initiative’s achievements on the frontiers of energy research, from...
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Full Title: Energy Recovery from Wastewater Treatment Plants in the United States: A Case Study of the Energy-Water Nexus Author(s): Ashlynn S. Stillwell, David C. Hoppock and Michael E. Webber Publisher(s): Sustainability Publication...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus Author(s): Dan Mueller Publisher(s): Waste Management Association Publication Date: 03/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water is a key factor in the development and utilization of energy resources. An obvious association is...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus Author(s): William Horak Publisher(s): Brookhaven National Laboratory Publication Date: 04/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Three regional needs assessment workshops: Nov 2005 through mid-January 2006 • Kansas City, Baltimore, Salt Lake City • Almost...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus: Coordinated Federal Approach Needed to Better Manage Energy and Water Tradeoffs Author(s): United States Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): United States Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: As GAO’s...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus: Information on the Quantity, Quality, and Management of Water Produced during Oil and Gas Production Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus: The Water Sector’s Energy Use Author(s): Claudia Copeland, Nicole T. Carter Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water and energy are resources that are reciprocally and...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus:The Water Sector’s Energy Use Author(s): Claudia Copeland Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water and energy are resources that are reciprocally and mutually linked, because...
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Full Title: Energy, Water, and Debt: Linked Problems, Common Solutions? Author(s): Lee Lane Publisher(s): The Hudson Institute Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 55 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): The conference sought to explore issues...
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Full Title: Exceptionally Fast Water Desalination at Complete Salt Rejection by Pristine Graphyne Monolayers Author(s): Minmin Xue, Hu Qiu and Wanlin Guo Publisher(s): Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics Publication Date: 8/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Freshwater Use by U.S. Power Plants: Electricity’s Thirst for a Precious Resource Author(s): Kristen Averyt, Jeremy Fisher, Annette Huber-Lee, Aurana Lewis, Jordan Macknick ,Nadia Madden, John Rogers, and Stacy...
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Full Title: Freshwater Use by U.S. Power Plants: Electricity’s Thirst for a Precious Resource Author(s): Averyt, K., J. Fisher, A. Huber-Lee, A. Lewis, J. Macknick, N. Madden, J. Rogers, and S....
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Full Title: Fueling America and the Energy Water Nexus Author(s): Richard Lawson, Blythe Lyons, John Lyman, and Mihaela Carstei Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 06/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Atlantic Council's Energy and Environment...
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Full Title: FY 2016 House Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill: Right on Regulations, Wrong on Spending Author(s): John Gray, Nicolas D. Loris, and Daren Bakst Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: How Communities Can Manage Fracking Risks Author(s): Center for Science and Democracy and Consensus Building Institute Publisher(s): Center for Science and Democracy and Consensus Building Institute Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing & Water Stress: Water Demand by the Numbers—Shareholder, Lender & Operator Guide to Water Sourcing Author(s): Monika Freyman Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This Ceres research paper...
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Full Title: Hydropower Technology Brief Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Hydropower is a mature and relatively simple technology. The potential energy...
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Full Title: Identifying and assessing water sources: Guidance document for the onshore oil and gas industry Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): IPIECA Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This guide presents a systematic process for the onshore...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned in the Front Range Flood of September 2013 Author(s): Matthew Lepore Publisher(s): Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (“COGCC” or...
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Full Title: Making Sustainable Energy Choices Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy heats and lights our homes, fuels our vehicles, and...
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Full Title: Modeling Climate-Water Impacts on Electricity Sector Capacity Expansion Author(s): Stuart M. Cohen, Jordan Macknick, Kristen Averyt and James Meldrum Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate...
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Full Title: Power and Water at Risk Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 6/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Across the United states, our demand for electricity is colliding with our need for healthy...
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Full Title: Regulation of Water Pollution from Hydraulic Fracturing in Horizontally-Drilled Wells in the Marcellus Shale Region, USA Author(s): Heather Hatzenbuhler and Terence J. Centner Publisher(s): Water Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Hydraulic fracturing is an industrial process...
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Full Title: Renewable Desalination: Technology Options for Islands Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Many islands face shortages of fresh water. Desalination...
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Water and energy networks are inextricably linked. Energy production and electricity generation both require water. Conversely, treatment and distribution of water to consumers and wastewater collection and treatment depend on...
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Full Title: Tapping the Power of the Market: Energy Savings, Water Conservation, and New Revenue Streams Through Performance Contracting in the Colorado River Basin States Author(s): Western Resource Advocates and McKinstry Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: The Energy-Water Nexus in Texas Author(s): Ashlynn S. Stillwell, Carey W. King, Michael E. Webber, Ian J. Duncan, and Amy Hardberger Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 2/2011 Language: English Length: 20...
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Full Title: The Energy-Water Nexus: Interlinked Resources That Are Vital for Economic Growth and Stability Author(s): U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski Publisher(s): Office of U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This paper...
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Full Title: The energy-water nexus: potential groundwater-quality degradation associated with production of shale gas Author(s): Y.K. Kharaka, J.J. Thordsen, C.H. Conaway, & R.B. Thomas Publisher(s): U.S. Geological Survey and Procedia Earth and...
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Full Title: The True Value of BP’s $18.7 Billion Settlement Author(s): Michael Conathan Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On July 2, the U.S. Department of Justice and BP—one...
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Full Title: The United Nations World Water Development Report 2014: Water and Energy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United Nations Foundation Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Water and energy are closely interconnected and highly interdependent. Choices made...
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Full Title: The Water-Energy Nexus: Challenges and Opportunities Author(s): Diana Bauer, Mark Philbrick and Bob Vallario Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Department of Energy's Water-Energy Tech Team has...
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This prompt is the second in a series of discussions led by invited speakers at the upcoming 15th National Conference and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment: Energy...
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Full Title:  The Water-Energy Nexus: Strategic Considerations for Energy Policy-Makers Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): World Economic Forum Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This paper explores the interconnection between water and energy production and presents energy policy-makers...
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Full Title: The Water–Energy–Food Security Nexus: Towards A Practical Planning and Decision Support Framework for Landscape Investment and Risk Management Author(s): Livia Bizikova, Dimple Roy, Darren A. Swanson, Henry David Venema, Matthew McCandless Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Thirsty Energy Author(s): Diego J. Rodriguez, Anna Delgado, Pat DeLaquil, Antonia Sohns Publisher(s): World Bank Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The tradeoffs between energy and water have been gaining international attention in...
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Full Title: Water in the energy industry: An introduction Author(s): Ellen Williams and John Simmons Publisher(s): BP International Ltd. Energy Sustainability Challenge Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Energy is essential to human civilization, and...
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Full Title: Water In The Energy Sector: Reducing freshwater use in hydraulic fracturing and thermoelectric power plant cooling Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full...
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As drought continues to affect much of the U.S., many observers are thinking critically about the water-energy nexus. A New York Times article points out the myriad ways in which...
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Full Title: Water-Energy Nexus: Business Risks and Rewards Author(s): Eliot Metzger, Paul Reig, William Hua Wen, Robert Samuel Young and Brandon Owens Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water...
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Full Title: Water-Smart Power: Strengthening the U.S. Electricity System in a Warming World Author(s): Rogers, J., K. Averyt, S. Clemmer, M. Davis, F. Flores-Lopez, P. Frumhoff, D. Kenney, J. Macknick, N....
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Full Title: Watts in a Drop of Water: Savings at the Water-Energy Nexus Author(s): Rachel Young Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Historically, energy and water utilities...
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Full Title: What You Need to Know About the EPA/Corps Water Rule: It’s a Power Grab and an Attack on Property Rights Author(s): Daren Bakst Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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