Project #4558

Uncertainty in Long-Term Water Demand Forecasting

$157,631
Completed
Principal Investigator
Jack
Kiefer
Research Manager
Ms. Maureen Hodgins
Contractor
Hazen and Sawyer

Abstract

This project conducted a literature review, survey, and workshop to prepare a comprehensive summary of the uncertainties related to forecasting long-term water demand for resource and infrastructure planning. The final report identifies and describes the range of uncertainties utilities face in long-term water demand forecasting, and presents leading strategies to manage these uncertainties. Research partner: American Water Works Association. Published in 2016.