Sesma, Diego


Diego Sesma-Martín has a Ph.D in Economics from the Public University of Navarre (Pamplona, Spain). He currently holds a postdoc position at the same institution. Diego has been involved in several projects funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) for over 4 years. His research focuses on the water-energy nexus and, more specifically, on quantifying the blue water footprint of the thermoelectric power sector in Spain. He co-organises the annual Workshop on the Water-Energy-Food Nexus.

Sesma-Martín, D. (2019). The river’s light: Water needs for thermoelectric power generation in the Ebro River Basin, 1969–2015. Water, 11(3), 441.

Sesma-Martín, D., and Rubio-Varas, M.d.M (2017). Freshwater for cooling
needs: a long-run approach to the nuclear water footprint in Spain.
Ecological Economics, 140, 146-156.