Climate-Resilient Low Emission Development in Bangladesh (Fact Sheet)

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Bangladesh is widely considered to be one of the nations most threatened by climate change. With two-thirds of the country less than 20 feet above sea level, the intrusion of salt into freshwater wells, frequent flooding, and the displacement of people from their homes is an ongoing threat. At the same time, the country's cities are rapidly growing, and the demand for energy is increasing at a corresponding rate.

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Watson, A.; Sandor, D. & Butheau, M. November 1, 2013.

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Bangladesh is widely considered to be one of the nations most threatened by climate change. With two-thirds of the country less than 20 feet above sea level, the intrusion of salt into freshwater wells, frequent flooding, and the displacement of people from their homes is an ongoing threat. At the same time, the country's cities are rapidly growing, and the demand for energy is increasing at a corresponding rate.

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  • Related Information: Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Strategies (EC-LEDS)

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  • Report No.: NREL/FS-7A40-60244
  • Grant Number: AC36-08GO28308
  • DOI: 10.2172/1105082 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1105082
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc866170

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  • November 1, 2013

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Watson, A.; Sandor, D. & Butheau, M. Climate-Resilient Low Emission Development in Bangladesh (Fact Sheet), report, November 1, 2013; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc866170/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.