Global Drought Saps Hydropower, Complicating Clean-Energy Push

This year’s record global drought has dried up rivers and reservoirs and destroyed the world’s largest source of renewable energy: hydroelectric power.

The decline in electricity generated by the flow of water across dams in China, Europe and the US is choking power generation. In some places it has resulted in factories and smelters being shut down for weeks.

https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-drought-saps-hydropower-complicating-clean-energy-push-11662758968 Global Drought Saps Hydropower, Complicating Clean-Energy Push

Alley Einstein

USTimesPost.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@ustimespost.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button