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07/13/2012 01:40 pm ET

Can Solar And Wind Power Save Our Rivers?

The staggering water requirements of our current grid electricity are just one more reason to embrace water-sparing renewables, the group argues in “Burning Our Rivers: The Water Footprint of Electricity” [PDF].

“Expanding the deployment of wind energy and photovoltaic (PV) solar power could vastly reduce wateruse conflicts in some regions,” they write.

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