Friday, February 8, 2013

Each gallon of gasoline costs 13 gallons of water

The Perils of Ignoring the Water-Energy Nexus: "It’s one of the most inconvenient truths of modern times that it takes increasing amounts of finite water to supply energy and increasing amounts of climate-disrupting energy to supply water.  And too often our search for solutions to one set of challenges is making the other set worse."