Meeting the Needs of the Water-Energy Nexus


Water is required to produce energy, and energy is required to make use of water — the two are, and always will be, inextricably linked. Engineers must understand the water-energy nexus in order to manage both efficiently and sustainably.

Author Bios: 

David A. Klanecky

David Klanecky is the Global Research and Development Director of Dow Water & Process Solutions, based in Edina, Minn. He is responsible for directing and conducting R&D programs related to Dow’s water strategy and oversees the global technical service operations of the business. In this role, Klanecky oversees a team of 200 people in research centers across North America, Europe and Asia.

Prior to joining Dow Water & Process Solutions in June 2007, Klanecky served as senior R&D leader for Dow’s Designed Polymers Business Group in Shanghai, China. As a 16-year...Read more

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