Case Studies

EBA_2008
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Construction of Ice Roads Under Climate Change Conditions

EBA developing new practices and technical solutions to manage ice roads facing climate variability and long-term climate changes in Canada.

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Hesco_2014
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Using portable and lightweight flood protection

ConocoPhillips using the Hesco Concertainer at the Belle Chasse refinery to provide interim flood protection.

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russionOilRig
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Developing climate knowledge for oil exploration projects

British Petrol collaborated with ArcticNet on a two-year study in the Beaufort Sea in Canada where BP is planning an oil exploration project.

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Establishing a Climate Change Advisory Committee to better evaluate impacts

Centrica creating a climate change advisory committee to support its climate change strategy

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NewOrleans
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Using an economically sensible approach to address climate risks in coastal zones

Entergy is addressing climate risks with a consistent framework and fact-based approach to develop economically sensible solutions in U.S. Gulf Coast.

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Storm Hardening in a Climate Change Context

New York City and Con Edison working together to increase the resilience of the gas, electricity and steam supply networks

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Letchford_2005
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Hardening Cooling Towers Against Extreme Weather

Valero securing fan blades of cooling towers to avoid flying debris during extreme wind storms

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EVNPECC3_2012
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Climate Readiness for New Combined Cycle Power Station

Electricity Vietnam and the Asian Development Bank planning the O Mon IV Combined Cycle Power Station for increasing air and water temperatures.

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GeoScience_2014
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A Monitoring Program to respond to Permafrost Thawing due to Climate Change

Canadian Federal Government agencies and Enbridge leading a monitoring program at the Norma Pipes Wells to follow permafrost degradation.

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Syncrude_2008
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Incorporating climate change into land reclamation

Enhancing the ability of land reclamation planning tools to take account of climate change impacts and support adaptation decision-making. 

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Olsson_2013
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Adapting Nuclear Power Generation in a Cold Climate

Teollisuuden Voima Oyj adapting its nuclear power plant water and air intakes to changing climate conditions 

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Implementing a risk management system for the British Power Grid

Western Power Distribution producing a risk assessment to climate change to start increasing its resilience to climate change.

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