Global Warming of 1.5 C – Views on Hydro's Role to Combat Climate Change

July 28, 2021
Ballroom 100ABC
Policies and Regulations
The U.N Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned of the potential impacts of a warming climate'and'associated risks, as well as decarbonization pathways. This report is driving climate policy debate and decisions in the U.S. and around the globe. This session will examine IPCC's view of hydropower in the push toward decarbonization,'along with those of other stakeholders. Do these viewpoints agree or differ? Do policymakers recognize hydropower as part of the solution? Is hydro being included in climate policy development? Come to this lively and interactive discussion on the value of hydropower in a clean energy future.'