Water Resources Effects

Applies to: CHP Plant

Description:

This indicator refers to the potential cumulative impacts of water abstraction upon third party users and local ecosystems for projects with high water demand. These are defined in accordance to EBRD’s Environmental and Social Policies as projects with water demand higher than 5000 m3/day.

Questions:

Is water demand higher than 5000 m3/day?

Does the project impact water resources crucial to third parties or sensitive ecosystems?

Rating:

No impact on water supply for settlements or ecosystems sensitive to water shortage

Possible impact on water supply for settlements or ecosystems sensitive to water shortage

Possible significant impact on water supply for settlements or ecosystems sensitive to water shortage

Significant impact on water supply for settlements or ecosystems sensitive to water shortage

Sources of information:

EBRD. 2014. Environmental and Social Policy.