Case Studies

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Responding to increased summer heat stress for nuclear power plants

EDF adapting to the risk of heat waves by implementing a Climate Change Strategy and by investing in a portfolio of preventive actions.

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Climate Change Adaptation at Hydro Tasmania

Hydro Tasmania responding to decreasing inflows through a set of adaptation measures such as changes in seasonal operating rules and improvements in water inflow efficiency.

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Climate Readiness for New Combined Cycle Power Station

Electricity Vietnam and the Asian Development Bank planning the O Mon IV Combined Cycle Power Station for increasing air and water temperatures.

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Using an economically sensible approach to address climate risks in coastal zones

Entergy is addressing climate risks with a consistent framework and fact-based approach to develop economically sensible solutions in U.S. Gulf Coast.

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Using portable and lightweight flood protection

ConocoPhillips using the Hesco Concertainer at the Belle Chasse refinery to provide interim flood protection.

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Heat&Glo
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Optimising equipment operation for warmer temperatures

PG&E developing operating practices to reduce the vulnerability of substation equipment to increasing temperatures.

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Hoherd_2012
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Reducing energy demand with conservation standards

The U.S. Department of Energy adopting energy conservation standards leading to energy savings

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Using Generators to Run Pipelines during Power Outages

Colonial Pipeline using mobile generators and transformers help quick recovery after power outages due to hurricanes.

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Storm Hardening in a Climate Change Context

New York City and Con Edison working together to increase the resilience of the gas, electricity and steam supply networks

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Strategic Approach to Climate Change Resilience

Eskom adopting a holistic and integrated risk-based approach to understand and respond to the climate change.

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Engaging the Public into Climate Resilience

Réseau de Transport d’Électricité de France engaging consumers to manage peak electricity demand with communication expertise.

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Adapting to Reduced Equipment Thermal Ratings

Western Power Distribution adopting new design standards for distribution equipment as a way to cope with increasing air temperature.

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