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Record drought at California reservoir a warning of climate change’s impact on renewable energy

CLIP09/23/21
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The water level at Lake Oroville, the second-largest reservoir in California, is the lowest it’s ever been. A severe drought, exacerbated by climate change, is not only impacting the water supply but also the renewable energy infrastructure. A hydroelectric power plant on the dam is unable to operate.

Appearing:Lester Holt
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