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How can we avert water wars as we decarbonize?

Michael Webber on the best ways to avoid replacing a carbon problem with a water problem.
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Shayle Kann  . 

an aqua blue river at a low water level flows through a hilly landscape to a large concrete dam
An aerial view shows the "bathtub ring," a white band of mineral deposits showing previous water levels, of Lake Mead in June 2022. (Patrick T. Fallon/AFP/Getty Images)

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