The city of about 800,000 people, as estimated by the mayor, has long depended on the nearby Loka dam for around three-quarters of its water supply.
Earth's average surface temperature has already risen by 1.0C since the mid-19th century.
The world's only climate treaty pledges to cap global warming at "well under" two degrees Celsius and prevent manmade CO2 from leeching into the atmosphere....
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"Accomplishing 1.5°C would be a meaningful action for reducing the likelihood of aridification and related impacts."
"Each degree Celsius increase in global mean temperature is estimated to reduce average global yields of wheat by six percent."
Heatwaves will do most of the damage, claiming some 99 percent of future weather-related deaths.
"We are firmly convinced that the agreement cannot be renegotiated."
"I cannot, in good conscience, support a deal that punishes the United States."