Pernille Weiss, Member of the European Parliament and Chairman of the MEP Water Group, talked about water in her latest article published on the European Energy Innovation website.
”.. climate change in Europe is expected to cause more droughts in the South and more floods in the North. The Green transition thus requires clever water management. It becomes of outmost importance to manage and use water intelligently. In this context, the EU must become water-smart – that is to recognise the true value of water – as soon as possible.” said Pernille Weiss.
”Industries have a crucial role to play in this equation: the industrial water sector in Europe accounts for 50 percent of water withdrawal in the continent. The most critical industrial sectors are also the ones that consume the most water (energy, semiconductors, raw materials, pharmaceutical, etc.).”
You can read the full article at the official website here.