Table 2. Climate policy and water-related greenhouse gas mitigation measures

Energy generation Carbon sequestration Other mitigation and water
Jurisdiction Water focus Biomass New hydropower Pumped storage hydropower Nuclear Carbon capture and storage Forestry expansion Wetlands conservation Energy efficiency in water Energy from sewage
Australia Low Y N N N Y Y N N N
European Union Medium T Y Y Y Y N N N N
England and Wales Low Y N N T T N N Y N
Brazil High Y T N Y N Y N N N
China High T T N T N T Y N T
India High T T T T N T N Y Y
Mexico Low T T N N N T N N N
South Africa Low N Y N T Y Y N Y N
Tanzania Medium Y Y N N N Y N N N