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Establishing a Climate Sensitivity Framework in the Context of Business Operations

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Rio Tinto Alcan elaborating a sensitivity framework aiming to help the company assess the exposure of operations and infrastructure to climate change risks.  

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Climate Change Adaptation at Hydro Tasmania

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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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Increasing nuclear power plants resilience with dry-cooling

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Eskom making the strategic decision to invest in nuclear power plant dry-cooling.

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Responding to increased summer heat stress for nuclear power plants

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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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Using Climate Change Risk Assessment Wisely

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EirGrid and ESB Networks completing a climate change risk assessment to manage climate risks, to develop policies and procedures and to establish an adaptation plan.

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Protecting Assets against an Increasing Risk of Flood

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AECOM assisting ActewAGL in determining the appropriate future level of flooding for a new electrical substation in Australia.

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Increasing Network Resilience with Specialized Weather Forecasts

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BC Hydro producing specialized weather forecasts to alert company officials when extreme events are likely to occur and to inform the company’s decision-making processes.

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Adapting to Reduced Equipment Thermal Ratings

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

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New Climate Normals for Electricity Demand Forecasting

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Hydro-Québec adjusting its energy demand forecast system to increasing air temperature.

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