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Ireland at Risk - Critical Infrastructure Adaptation for Climate Change (2009)

Description

This report focuses on the key adaptation strategies needed for critical infrastructure, specifically: energy supply, water services and flood alleviation. Our aim is to ensure that the engineering profession contributes fully in formulating policy and in planning for the potentially dramatic developments expected over the coming century.

Reference information

Websites:
Source:
The Irish Academy of Engineering

Keywords

critical infrastructure, energy, standards

Climate impacts

Extreme Temperatures, Water Scarcity, Flooding, Sea Level Rise, Droughts, Storms, Ice and Snow

Elements

Observations and Scenarios, Vulnerability Assessment, Adaptation Measures and Actions, Sector Policies

Sectors

Urban, Water management

Geographic characterisation

Europe

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