Iceland industrial water withdrawal was at level of 0.2 billion cubic meters per year in 2015, unchanged from 2012.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Annual quantity of water withdrawn for industrial uses. It includes renewable water resources as well as potential over-abstraction of renewable groundwater or withdrawal of fossil groundwater and potential use of desalinated water or treated wastewater. This sector refers to self-supplied industries not connected to the public distribution network. The ratio between net consumption and withdrawal is estimated at less than 5%. It includes water for the cooling of thermoelectric plants, but it does not include hydropower.