Ch 12: 12: Energy: Supply, Demand, and Impacts | Southwest Climate Change Assessment Report

May, 2013
Southwest Climate Change Assessment Report



What does climate and climate change mean for the health and well-being of human populations and the environment throughout the Southwestern United States?

Chapter 12 - Energy: Supply, Demand, and Impacts shows the potential effects of climate change on energy production, consumption, and delivery—including the influence of temperature increases on different methods of electricity generation (such as from natural gas turbines, hydropower, or thermoelectric sources), on transportation systems, and on the vulnerability of energy-related infrastructure.

Author: 
Tidwell, V. C., L. Dale, G. Franco, K. Averyt, M. Wei, D. M. Kammen, and J. H. Nelson.
RAEL Author: 
Daniel M. Kammen
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