Climate Risk and Adaptation in the Electric Power Sector

Publication | July 2012

This report aims to highlight and raise awareness on the exposure and vulnerability of the energy sector to climate change. It also identifies adaptation options available to each source of energy generation as well as for the distribution and end use of electrical energy.

Contents 

  • Foreword
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Climate Change and the Electric Power Sector
  • Building Adaptation Strategies into Electric Power Sector Policy and Planning
  • Conclusions
  • References